11 December 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 5,625
Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 7,000
AN ATTIC BLACK-FIGURED DROOP-CUP
CIRCA 530 B.C.
With a hollow stemmed foot and off-set lip, decorated with a frieze of lotus bud-palmette chain, a secondary frieze of inverted silhouette hares below, rays above the stem, all separated by black bands framed by thin bands of dilute glaze, the interior with a reserved band below the rim, the reserved tondo centered by a dotted circle; details in added white
8 1/8 in. (20.6 cm.) diameter excluding handles
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Molly Morse Limmer
with Charles Ede, London, 1988.
American Private Collection; Christie's, New York, 16 June 2006, lot 104.
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