• The William F. Reilly Collecti auction at Christies

    Sale 2273

    The William F. Reilly Collection

    14 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 85

    A MYCENAEAN POTTERY VESSEL

    LATE HELLADIC IIIB, CIRCA 13TH CENTURY B.C.

    Price Realised  

    A MYCENAEAN POTTERY VESSEL
    LATE HELLADIC IIIB, CIRCA 13TH CENTURY B.C.
    The globular body tapering to a small disk base, the long cylindrical neck with a flaring rim, a strap handle above and a spout along the shoulders, decorated with broad bands on the body and shoulders, framing a decorative motif, with lines on the handle and spout
    9¼ in. (23.5 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, New York, 5 June 1999, lot 135.
    with Ward & Co., New York, 1999.