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    Sale 5951

    Antiquities Including the Plesch Collection of Ancient Glass

    28 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 245

    AN APULIAN RED-FIGURE FISH PLATE, ATTRIBUTED TO THE RICCHIONI PAINTER

    CIRCA 330 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    AN APULIAN RED-FIGURE FISH PLATE, ATTRIBUTED TO THE RICCHIONI PAINTER
    CIRCA 330 B.C.
    With three fish swimming around a central garum (fish sauce) recess, comprising a perch and two bream, details in added white and yellow, the down-turned rim with band of dotted wave pattern
    9 in. (23 cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    Formerly in a Japanese private collection, acquired during the 1970s-1980s.