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    Sale 12256

    Antiquities

    12 April 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 20

    AN ATTIC BLACK-FIGURED TREFOIL OINOCHOE

    CIRCA LATE 6TH CENTURY B.C.

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    AN ATTIC BLACK-FIGURED TREFOIL OINOCHOE
    CIRCA LATE 6TH CENTURY B.C.
    With Dionysos seated before a maenad, vines in the field, tongues above, a net pattern on the neck; details in added red and white, graffiti on the underside of the foot
    8 ¾ in. (22.2 cm.) high


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    Acquired by the current owner in Rome in 1958 and brought to the U.S. in 1961.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF CHARLES BRICKBAUER, BALTIMORE