13883. Fine Cypriot Terracotta Polychrome Warrior(NEEDS TL TEST)
Iron Age Ca, Ca. 500 BC
A bearded warrior figure of amazing quality and condition with vibrant original polychrome pigment remaining and fine sculptural quality. He stands wearing a conical helmet and carrying a circular shield. The head is tilted back and the figure. Size 7-3/4 inches (19.7cm) H. Provenance: D.K. NY Private Collection Acq 2000s. Compare Desmond Morris, The Art of Ancient Cyprus, for similar example. TL positive for authenticity.