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    Sale 7659

    Antiquities

    13 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 169

    AN ATTIC BLACK-FIGURE SKYPHOS OF HERMOGENEAN TYPE

    CIRCA 540-520 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    AN ATTIC BLACK-FIGURE SKYPHOS OF HERMOGENEAN TYPE
    CIRCA 540-520 B.C.
    With frieze showing on each side a horse and rider flanked by two draped figures and dancing satyrs, palmette tendrils at either side of the handles, a reserved band on the lower body
    4 7/8 in. (12.4 cm.) diam. excl. handles


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    Provenance

    A. V. Pedlar collection, acquired from Charles Ede Ltd., London, April 1972.