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    Sale 5399

    Antiquities

    30 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 147

    AN APULIAN RED-FIGURE PLATE

    SECOND HALF OF 4TH CENTURY B.C.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN APULIAN RED-FIGURE PLATE
    SECOND HALF OF 4TH CENTURY B.C.
    With a female head in profile to the left, wearing a stephane and pendant earring, her hair tied back beneath a sakkos, a small phiale at one side, a palmette at the rear, within a stylized wreath, details in added white and yellow, rays around the rim, on raised ring foot
    8 7/8 in. (22.6 cm.) diam.


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    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

    French private collection formed between 1930-1960, and thence by descent to the present owner.