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3135, Warrior, 500-450 B.C.

Artist: Photographer: Ardon Bar Hama
Culture: Italic; Umbrian
Material: bronze
Dimensions: h. 8 in / 20.8 cm

This figure of a warrior, with its helmet and long crest, would have once held a spear. Small warrior figurines of this type were often placed in sanctuaries as dedications, presumably in hope of or in thanks for victory. This object had a special place on Freud’s desk in both Vienna and London.

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