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    Sale 5399

    Antiquities

    30 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 132

    A GROUP OF CORINTHIAN POTTERY VESSELS

    EARLY, MIDDLE AND LATE CORINTHIAN, CIRCA 650-575 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    A GROUP OF CORINTHIAN POTTERY VESSELS
    EARLY, MIDDLE AND LATE CORINTHIAN, CIRCA 650-575 B.C.
    Comprising an Early Corinthian kotyle with frieze of dogs, late 7th Century B.C., 2¾ in. (6.8 cm.) high; a large Middle-Late Corinthian footed pyxis with vertical handles, decorated with animal frieze, 600-550 B.C., close to the Geladakis Painter, 8 in. (20.1 cm.) high; a large Middle Corinthian kotyle with panther, ibex and waterbird frieze, circa 600-575 B.C., 5½ in. (14 cm.) high; an Early-Middle Corinthian aryballos with vertical striped decoration, 600-575 B.C., 3¼ in. (8.4 cm.) high; a Late Corinthian pyxis with vertical handles, dot and horizontal band decoration, mid 6th Century B.C., 3 1/8 in. (8 cm.) high; and an aryballos depicting a triton with laurel wreath, modern, 3¼ in. (8.5 cm.) high (6)


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    Provenance

    Property from the Collection of the Princely House of Liechtenstein; acquired by Prince Johann II (1858-1929) in the late 19th/early 20th Century.