9 December 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 5,625
Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000
A CAMPANIAN RED-FIGURED BAIL-AMPHORA
WORKSHOP OF THE CA PAINTER, CIRCA 340-330 B.C.
The obverse with a standing woman wearing a chiton with a white-dotted black belt, and a white himation draped around her waist and over her left arm, a radiate stephane in her hair, holding a phiale and tambourine, the reverse with a standing draped youth; palmettes and tendrils on either side, short lines on the shoulders, vertical lines on the neck, details in added white and yellow
15¾ in. (40 cm.) high
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