• Antiquities auction at Christies

    Sale 5487

    Antiquities

    29 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 227

    A CAMPANIAN RED-FIGURE BAIL AMPHORA

    CIRCA LATE 4TH CENTURY B.C.

    Price Realised  

    A CAMPANIAN RED-FIGURE BAIL AMPHORA
    CIRCA LATE 4TH CENTURY B.C.
    Both sides decorated with a standing male figure closely wrapped in himation, scrolling tendrils either side, rays around neck, details in added white
    10¼ in. (26 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Formerly in a private English collection.
    Sold Bonhams, London, 1 December 1999, lot 126.