6 December 2007,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 17,500
Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 7,000
AN ATTIC BLACK-FIGURED TREFOIL OINOCHOE
CIRCA LATE 6TH CENTURY B.C.
With two warriors in battle, each armed with greaves, a shield, a spear and a Corinthian helmet, one high-crested; the scene framed on either side by double rows of dots, tongues above, a band of ivy low on the neck; details in added red
8 7/8 in. (22.5 cm.) high
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