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    Sale 5399

    Antiquities

    30 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 148

    A SOUTH ITALIAN RED-FIGURE SKYPHOS

    CIRCA MID 4TH CENTURY B.C., CAMPANIAN OR SICILIAN

    Price Realised  

    A SOUTH ITALIAN RED-FIGURE SKYPHOS
    CIRCA MID 4TH CENTURY B.C., CAMPANIAN OR SICILIAN
    Depicting the profile head of a bearded satyr, wearing a wreath in his unkempt hair, with pointed ear, the reverse with the profile head of an Amazon, her hair tied back under a dotted peaked cloth cap, palmettes below the handles
    3¼ in. (8.4 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Formerly in a German collection.