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    Sale 2174

    Antiquities

    3 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 92

    A MYCENAEAN POTTERY AMPHORISKOS

    LATE HELLADIC III, CIRCA 1400-1100 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    A MYCENAEAN POTTERY AMPHORISKOS
    LATE HELLADIC III, CIRCA 1400-1100 B.C.
    Spherical in form on a ring base, the arching handles joining to the cylindrical neck of the central spout, the body with reddish-brown encircling bands of varying widths
    5 1/8 in. (13 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    with Charles Ede, London, 1992.
    Property from a Private American Collection; Christie's, New York, 16 June 2006, lot 58.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A U.S. PRIVATE COLLECTION