Plaque, rectangular, repoussé
Greek, East Greek
5.4 x 3 cm (2 1/8 x 1 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Evanthea and Leo Condakes Gallery (Gallery 113A)
Plaque, rectangular, repoussé. The “Oriental Artemis,” holding an animal in each hand. Piece missing from right side. From Kameiros.
By date unknown: W. H. Forman Collection; inherited from him by Mrs. Burt and then, about 1889, by A. H. Browne; by 1899: with Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge, 13 Wellington Strand, London, W.C. (sale of the Forman collection, June 19-22, lot 397, partial; said to have come from Kameiros); 1899: with Edward Perry Warren; 1899: purchased by MFA from Edward Pery Warren for $ 32,500.00 (this is the total price for MFA 99.338-99.542)
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund