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    Sale 1209

    Collection Yves Saint Laurent et Pierre Bergé

    23 - 25 February 2009, Paris

  • Lot 693

    HYDRIE A COUVERTE NOIRE, ART GREC

    ITALIE DU SUD, MILIEU DU IVEME SIECLE AVANT J.C.

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    Estimate

    HYDRIE A COUVERTE NOIRE, ART GREC
    ITALIE DU SUD, MILIEU DU IVEME SIECLE AVANT J.C.
    La base du col ceinte d'un collier doré de faines en application, nouées aux extrémités sous l'anse verticale, appliques de bandeaux dorés à la base des anses, la bordure du rebord moulurée en quart de ronde
    Hauteur : 57.1 cm. (22½ in.)


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    Provenance

    Galerie Krimitsas, Paris, 1970.


    Post Lot Text

    A GREEK BLACK-GLAZED HYDRIA
    SOUTH ITALIAN, CIRCA MID 4TH CENTURY B.C.
    The base of the neck with an applied gilt necklace of beech-nut pendants, the ends knotted below the vertical handle, applied gilt bands at the handle roots, the edge of the rim with molded ovolo, the edge of the foot, the join of the foot to the body, the side and top of the rim all reserved