3 June 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 6,250
Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 7,000
AN ATTIC BLACK-FIGURED OLPE
CIRCA LATE 6TH CENTURY B.C.
The panel with two Amazons, one on horseback moving right, wearing a crested helmet and a short chiton, the second on foot leading the horse, moving right and looking back, similarly clad in a short chiton, chlamys, and high-crested helmet, vines in the field; a band of ivy and berries on the neck, a checker-pattern on the rim, details in added red and white
7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm.) high
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European Private Collection, 1996.
with Ancient Art International, Massachusetts, 2000.
New York Private Collection.
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