• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 58

    A GROUP OF MAINLY NORTH AFRICAN POTTERY VESSELS

    2ND CENTURY B.C.-2ND CENTURY A.D.

    Price Realised  

    A GROUP OF MAINLY NORTH AFRICAN POTTERY VESSELS
    2ND CENTURY B.C.-2ND CENTURY A.D.
    Including a redware pottery oinochoe decorated with alternating boars and branches, 17.5 cm. high; a Hellenistic Megarian bowl of hemispherical form, the exterior moulded in relief with rosette underneath, radiating leaves and decorative band, remains of black glaze, 12.3 cm. diam.; a large pottery pilgrim flask, 25.5 cm. high; a redware vase, 24 cm. high; a large redware bowl, 20.3 cm. diam; two lekythoi, 16 cm. high max.; and a pottery olla with striated decoration on body, 14.5 cm. high (8)


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    Provenance

    Acquired in the 1960s or early 1970s.