A Pappas Idol
Greek, Boeotian 6th cent. B.C..
Terracotta. H. 11.6 cm. W. (with arms) 5 cm. D. max. 2.4 cm
Flat, board-like body that flares towards the base. A flat, conical polos with volute on the head. Two short, laterally projecting arms. Painted in dark brown, almost black matt glaze on the neck (wave pattern) and on the body. Condition: Nose broken off. Base slightly worn.
Formerly Coll. Prof. Hans Dahn (1919-2019), Lausanne; in the collection since 24.12.1952.