29 April 2010,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 8,750
Estimate GBP 2,500 - GBP 3,500
AN APULIAN RED-FIGURE FISH PLATE
ATTRIBUTED TO THE GROUP OF KARLSRUHE 66/140, CIRCA 340 B.C.
With three bream fish swimming around a central garum (fish sauce) recess, with two rosettes in the field, the recess bordered by band of wave with central rosette, the down-turned rim with dotted wave band, details in added yellow and white
8½ in. (21.6 cm.) diam.
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VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 17.5% on the buyer's premium.
Acquired from Weber Kunsthandel, Cologne, May 2000.
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