London, South Kensington
29 April 2010
A CANOSAN 'HEAD' OINOCHOE
CIRCA 3RD CENTURY B.C.
With the body in the form of a female head with centrally parted hair framing her face, vertical rays and wave band around neck, details in added red, remains of white slip, mounted
14¾ in. (37.5 cm.) high
Formerly in the Arthur and Cynthia Koestler collection, England; sold Bonhams London, 10 June 1997, lot 299.
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