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    Sale 12256

    Antiquities

    12 April 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 19

    AN ATTIC BLACK-FIGURED BAND-CUP

    CIRCA 530 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ATTIC BLACK-FIGURED BAND-CUP
    CIRCA 530 B.C.
    Each side with two sets of a frontal-facing panther moving right confronting a ram moving left; the reserved tondo with a ring around a central dot; details in added red and white; with four drill holes through the tondo and corresponding holes on the stem from an ancient repair
    8 1/8 in. (20.6 cm.) diameter, excluding handles


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    Provenance

    with Jürgen Haering, Freiburg, 1994.
    with Royal-Athena Galleries, New York.
    Acquired by the current owner from the above, 1994.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF CHARLES BRICKBAUER, BALTIMORE


    Literature

    P. Heesen, Athenian Little-Master Cups, Amsterdam, 2011, p. 257, n. 1501.