• Antiquities auction at Christies

    Sale 5952

    Antiquities

    27 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 20

    A SOUTH ITALIAN TROZELLA

    LATE 4TH CENTURY B.C.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SOUTH ITALIAN TROZELLA
    LATE 4TH CENTURY B.C.
    The body decorated with bands of tongues and zigzags, 8¾ in. (22 cm.) high; a Gnathia ware black glazed oinochoe, the body with vertical ribs, 11 in. (28 cm.) high; a Gnathia ware oinochoe with band of grape clusters around the neck, 5 in. (12.5 cm.) high; and a Gnathia ware squat lekythos, traces of female profile head emerging from scrolling tendrils, 7½ in. (19 cm.) high, all late 4th Century B.C. (4)


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    Provenance

    Collection of an Austrian noble family, acquired 1750-1780.