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    Sale 5399

    Antiquities

    30 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 136

    A CORINTHIAN POTTERY ARYBALLOS

    EARLY 6TH CENTURY B.C.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CORINTHIAN POTTERY ARYBALLOS
    EARLY 6TH CENTURY B.C.
    The body with the winged figure of Pegasos leaping to left, rosettes in the field, concentric rings on the everted rim and on the base, details incised and in added purple
    2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm.) high


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    VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 15% on the buyer's premium
    Please note that the lots of Iranian origin are subject to U.S. trade restrictions which currently prohibit the import into the United States. Similar restrictions may apply in other countries.
    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage


    Provenance

    Sold Sotheby's New York, The Estate of Ambassador Pamela Harriman, 19 May 1997, lot 263.