NORTH AFRICAN CERES VOTIVE

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NORTH AFRICAN CERES VOTIVE
Terra chiara votiive pendant, moulded plaque with the portrait bust of Ceres, goddess of the harvest, her hair adorned with large shell on top, wearing large circular earrings; ear of corn and corn-stalk at either side of her face, reversed volute palmettes on her bust. Reverse plain. Pierced at the top.
H. 20,7 cm. Ex priv. coll. D.M., Netherlands, 1980s
1st-3rd cent. AD

 1.250

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