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    Sale 5399

    Antiquities

    30 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 145

    AN APULIAN RED-FIGURE KANTHAROS, ATTRIBUTED TO THE WORKSHOP OF THE WHITE SAKKOS PAINTER

    CIRCA 320-310 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    AN APULIAN RED-FIGURE KANTHAROS, ATTRIBUTED TO THE WORKSHOP OF THE WHITE SAKKOS PAINTER
    CIRCA 320-310 B.C.
    Each side with a profile female head to left, her hair tied back in a sakkos, wearing necklace and long pendant earrings, flanked by white stylized Ionic columns, details in added yellow and white
    9 1/8 in. (23.2 cm.) high


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    A Thermoluminescence Analysis Report from Oxford Authentication Ltd. accompanies this lot.

    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
    Please note that the lots of Iranian origin are subject to U.S. trade restrictions which currently prohibit the import into the United States. Similar restrictions may apply in other countries.
    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage


    Provenance

    Acquired on the London art market, 1980s.


    Pre-Lot Text

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