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    Sale 5951

    Antiquities Including the Plesch Collection of Ancient Glass

    28 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 94

    SEVEN ITALO-CORINTHIAN POTTERY VESSELS

    LATE 7TH-EARLY 6TH CENTURY B.C.

    Price Realised  

    SEVEN ITALO-CORINTHIAN POTTERY VESSELS
    LATE 7TH-EARLY 6TH CENTURY B.C.
    All decorated with concentric bands and rays in red and dark brown, comprising a flat-bottomed alabastron, 6¼ in. (16 cm.) high; a piriform aryballos, 2¾ in. (7 cm.) high; another spherical aryballos, 2½ in. (6.5 cm.) high; another with biconical body; another with lower body biconical and upper body spherical; another with ribbed spool-shaped body; and another with carinated body, 3½ in. (9 cm.) high av. (7)


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    (Cv 16hA, Cv 7h, Cv 7hA, Cv 9hA, Cv 9hB, Cv 8hA, Cv 9hC)

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    Provenance

    Plesch collection; acquired from Galerie Puhze, Freiburg, Germany, 1979.