• Antiquities auction at Christies

    Sale 5487

    Antiquities

    29 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 22

    AN ATTIC BLACK FIGURE KYLIX

    CIRCA 500 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    AN ATTIC BLACK FIGURE KYLIX
    CIRCA 500 B.C.
    Both sides with dancing satyrs, interior tondo with satyr holding cornucopia, 6 in. (15.2 cm.) diam. excl. handles; a black-figure kylix decorated with linked palmettes, circa 500 B.C., 3½ in. (9 cm.) diam. excl. handles; a Corinthian black glazed squat oinochoe, circa 6th Century B.C., 4 in. (10 cm.) high; a Corinthian aryballos with large quatrefoil, 2¼ in. (6 cm.) high; and another with triple linked palmette, 2½ in. (6.5 cm.) high, both 7th-6th Century B.C. (5)


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    Provenance

    European private collection; acquired in the late 19th Century by the grandfather of the present owner.