• Antiquities auction at Christies

    Sale 5487

    Antiquities

    29 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 41

    A GREEK BLACK-FIGURE COLUMN KRATER

    LATE 6TH CENTURY B.C.

    Price Realised  

    A GREEK BLACK-FIGURE COLUMN KRATER
    LATE 6TH CENTURY B.C.
    One side with ram and boar, the other with two panthers and a ram, swans under the handles, tongues above, rays around the foot, handle projections with male and female profile heads, details in added red and white
    10 in. (25.5 cm.) high


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    A Thermoluminescence Analysis Report from Oxford Authentication Ltd accompanies this lot.

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    Provenance

    Japanese private collection, acquired in the 1990s.