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Auction Closes At: 17:08:00 02/26/2018
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 215. Gandharan Stucco Head
Estimate: $5,000-$8,000
Current High Bid: $2,500.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $2,500.00

Category: Asian Art
Sub Category: China - Early Periods
Culture or Country: Afghanistan.
Period: Ca. 3rd-4th century A.D.
Size: 8H. x 5-1/2W.

Description: Near life-size carved 3/4 in the round, molded stucco head of a youthful male, probably part of a relief. Beautifully rendered facial features, heavily lidded eyes, arched brows, slightly puckered bow shape lips and curly hairdo. Flesh tone face with black hair, pink lips, ears and highlights. Overall scattered surface deposits. Missing right ear, some highpoint losses and scattered paint loss. Old custom base. A nice example.
Provenance: Collection of Howard Kaminsky, NYC., acquired from Mythological Art, NYC, (Abram Epstein), July 20th, 1992, with original correspondence.
Shipping Fee:
National: $39.00
International: $142.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Gandharan Stucco Head

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. writter $2,500.00 1 2/26/2018 4:55:41 PM

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