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    Sale 5951

    Antiquities Including the Plesch Collection of Ancient Glass

    28 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 239

    A CAMPANIAN RED-FIGURE BAIL-AMPHORA

    CIRCA 4TH CENTURY B.C.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CAMPANIAN RED-FIGURE BAIL-AMPHORA
    CIRCA 4TH CENTURY B.C.
    Both sides decorated with a standing male figure closely wrapped in an himation and holding a thyrsos, scrolling tendrils either side, wave pattern on the shoulder, rays around the neck, details in added white and yellow
    14½ in. (37 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Property from a British deceased estate.