Phoenician Astarte Votive Figure

Culture: Phoenicia
Period: 6th-4th century B.C.
Material: Clay
Dimensions: 14.2 cm high
Price: Sold
Ref: 6071
Provenance: Former collection Yeganeh. Thence Antikenkabinett Gackstätter, Frankfurt a.M., Germany.
Condition: One restored break.
Description: A nude Astarte, pressed from a form, holding with her bent arms the clearly molded breasts. The long stretched face is dominated by a framed almond-shaped pair of eyes. The forehead is surrounded by stylized curls. The area around the feet curved, the back even.