Terra-cotta olpé. Etruria, Monaco 883 group


Olpé presents body with horseman facing left and brandishing a stick. Geometric decoration above of two checkered bands, band with chevron motifs and two with ivy motifs. Beige terra-cotta with black glaze and white enhancements.

Etruria, Monaco 883, 500-480 B.C.

Height: 25,5 cm (10 in.) - Width: 15,5 cm (6 in.)

Minor chips, otherwise intact

Thermoluminescence test results from Qed laboratory, n°FG-0202 confirm the dating

Provenance :

  • Item(s) quantity:  1
  • Expertissim Reference: 2013041233