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    Sale 7659

    Antiquities

    13 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 191

    AN APULIAN RED-FIGURE SQUAT LEKYTHOS

    MID-4TH CENTURY B.C.

    Price Realised  

    AN APULIAN RED-FIGURE SQUAT LEKYTHOS
    MID-4TH CENTURY B.C.
    With seated draped woman seated on a rocky outcrop, holding a tambourine, her head turned back towards a winged Eros holding a mirror, palmette under the handle, band of wave pattern beneath, rays around the shoulder
    8½ in. (21.5 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Formerly in a French private collection, prior to 1970.


    Pre-Lot Text

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