29 April 2010,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,250
Estimate GBP 2,500 - GBP 3,500
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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VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 17.5% on the buyer's premium.
Acquired from C. J. Martin (Coins) Ltd., London, September 1999.
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