4 June 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 2,000
Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
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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