London, South Kensington
29 April 2010
A BOEOTIAN BLACK-FIGURE KYLIX
EARLY 5TH CENTURY B.C.
Both sides decorated with a stylized crustacean between palmettes
7½ in. (19 cm.) incl. handles
European private collection; acquired in the late 19th Century by the grandfather of the present owner.
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For a Boeotian black-figure skyphos decorated with a crab cf. RE 30984 in the Benaki Museum, Athens.
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