29 April 2010,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 4,250
Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
AN ATTIC BLACK-FIGURE BAND CUP
CIRCA 540-530 B.C.
Both sides with a central naked male figure with cloak and short staff, flanked on either side by two himation clad male attendants, one side with jumping weights in the field, palmettes either side of the handles, the reserved tondo with dotted concentric circles in the centre, details in added red
5¼ in. (13.2 cm.) high, 12 in. (30.5 cm.) diam. incl. handles
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