6 December 2007,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 5,000
Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000
A CAMPANIAN RED-FIGURED AMPHORA
CIRCA MID 4TH CENTURY B.C.
One side with a standing nude youth, his mantle draped over his left forearm, holding a thyrsos, a fillet in his lowered right hand, a mirror and a rosette in the field; the other side with a standing draped female figure, her arm akimbo beneath the drapery, holding a mirror, two mirrors in the field; palmettes below the handles, tongues on the shoulders, palmettes on the neck, details in added white
7 7/8 in. (20 cm.) high
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