• Antiquities auction at Christies

    Sale 5952

    Antiquities

    27 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 195

    A CORINTHIAN POTTERY ARYBALLOS

    EARLY 6TH CENTURY B.C.

    Price Realised  

    A CORINTHIAN POTTERY ARYBALLOS
    EARLY 6TH CENTURY B.C.
    The spherical body with a siren with large wings outspread, rosettes in the field, tongues around the shoulder and rim of mouth with dots on overhang
    4¾ in. (12 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Previously in a French private collection, formed before 1980.