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    Sale 5951

    Antiquities Including the Plesch Collection of Ancient Glass

    28 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 243

    A GREEK STYLE POTTERY MULE HEAD RHYTON

    AFTER THE ANTIQUE

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GREEK STYLE POTTERY MULE HEAD RHYTON
    AFTER THE ANTIQUE
    Naturalistically modelled, palmettes around the neck; and an Attic black-figure lekythos with central running male figure between two armed warriors
    8¼ in. (21 cm.) and 12 in. (30.5 cm.) high respectively (2)


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    Provenance

    Formerly in a Japanese private collection, acquired during the 1970s-1980s.