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    Sale 5951

    Antiquities Including the Plesch Collection of Ancient Glass

    28 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 222

    A GREEK GREY SLIP PAINTED WARE JAR

    CIRCA 1000 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GREEK GREY SLIP PAINTED WARE JAR
    CIRCA 1000 B.C.
    The rounded body tapering to a small flared foot, short cylindrical neck and narrow everted rim, two horizontally applied handles, the body decorated with vertical ribbing, neck and rim with painted concentric bands and short lines, one handle with a small shallow 'bowl' attached at one side
    8¼ in. (21 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Given as a gift to the present owner in 1986 by Lord McAlpine of West Green.