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    Sale 12239

    Antiquities

    6 July 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 10

    A GREEK POTTERY SKYPHOS

    POSSIBLY EUBOEA, GEOMETRIC PERIOD, CIRCA 8TH CENTURY B.C.

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    A GREEK POTTERY SKYPHOS
    POSSIBLY EUBOEA, GEOMETRIC PERIOD, CIRCA 8TH CENTURY B.C.
    Decorated in dark brown with vertical lines and concentric circles
    6 ¼ in. (16 cm.) diam. excl. handles


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    PUBLISHED:
    W. Hornbostel, Kunst der Antike - Schätze aus norddeutschem Privatbesitz, Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg, Mainz, 1977, cat. no. 200.

    Provenance

    Private collection, Hamburg, acquired prior to 1977; and thence by descent to the present owner.


    Exhibited

    Hamburg, Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, Kunst der Antike: Schätze aus norddeutschem Privatbesitz, 21 January-6 March 1977.