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LOT 0072

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GBP (£) 5,000 - 7,000
EUR (€) 5,540 - 7,760
USD ($) 6,570 - 9,190

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£4,500 (EUR 4,986; USD 5,910) (+bp*)

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Romano-Etruscan Openwork Stool Panel

2nd-1st century BC

A bronze element from a seat frame comprising a rectangular openwork panel with two lateral legs and square tiered bases, transverse band with openwork wave-pattern, upper section with facing female bust and openwork scrolled tendrils; mounted on a custom-made stand. 1.6 kg total, 28cm wide including stand (11"). Fine condition. Repaired.

Provenance
From a private New York collection; previously with Christie's, New York, 9 December 2008, lot 140; formerly in a private North German collection, since in the 1950s; accompanied by a printout of the relevant Christie's, London, catalogue pages.
Literature
Cf. similar (though less ornate) bronze openwork footstool in the British Museum under accession number 1856,1226.667.