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    Sale 2007

    Antiquities

    4 June 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 209

    A CAMPANIAN BLACK-GLAZED GUTTUS

    CIRCA LATE 4TH CENTURY B.C.

    Price Realised  

    A CAMPANIAN BLACK-GLAZED GUTTUS
    CIRCA LATE 4TH CENTURY B.C.
    With a squat ribbed body on a low foot, a ring handle set at an angle to the molded lion-head spout, the discus open and once fitted with a now-missing lid
    4½ in. (11.4 cm.) wide


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    Provenance

    with 10 King David Antiquities, Jerusalem, 1985.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF AMBASSADOR EDWARD ELLIOT ELSON