• Antiquities auction at Christies

    Sale 5487

    Antiquities

    29 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 207

    AN APULIAN RED-FIGURE BELL-KRATER

    CIRCA 360-330 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    AN APULIAN RED-FIGURE BELL-KRATER
    CIRCA 360-330 B.C.
    Side A: draped female running to right with head turned back, holding laden patera, rosette in field, wave band below; side B: naked youth running to right with head turned back, thyrsos with garland in left hand, laden patera in right, rosette in field, meander band below; laurel band beneath the rim, details in added yellow and white
    9¼ in. (23.6 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Acquired from C. J. Martin (Coins) Ltd., London, September 1999.