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    Sale 2007

    Antiquities

    4 June 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 198

    AN APULIAN RED-FIGURED EPICHYSIS

    CIRCA 340-320 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    AN APULIAN RED-FIGURED EPICHYSIS
    CIRCA 340-320 B.C.
    With a seated draped female on the shoulders holding a wreath and a cluster of grapes, a plant, a small window and a fillet in the field, framed on either side by palmettes; with rays on the neck, dotted ovolo on the flange, a palmette at the base of the handle, a band of laurel in added white on the body, and molded heads where the handle joins the spout
    8 in. (20.3 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    with Münzen und Medaillen, Basel, 1960s.
    Swiss Private Collection.