• Antiquities auction at Christies

    Sale 5952

    Antiquities

    27 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 185

    A GROUP OF FRAGMENTS FROM AN ATTIC BLACK-FIGURE EYE CUP

    CIRCA 530-520 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    A GROUP OF FRAGMENTS FROM AN ATTIC BLACK-FIGURE EYE CUP
    CIRCA 530-520 B.C.
    The interior tondo with gorgoneion, the exterior with winged Pegasus and warships(a lot)
    Largest fragment 9 in. (23 cm.) wide


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    Provenance

    Collection of William Henry Fox Talbot (1800-1877); and thence by descent to the present owner. See lots 134 and 184-187.