27 October 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,500
Estimate GBP 2,500 - GBP 3,500
AN ATTIC POTTERY 'HEAD' OINOCHOE
CIRCA 490 B.C.
With the body in the form of a female head with hair framing her face and drawn back under a sakkos, ivy fillet around her head with white painted leaves, black glazed trefoil lip and handle
7 in. (17.7 cm.) high
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