4 June 2015
A GREEK BLACK-GLAZED FISH-PLATE
SOUTH ITALY, CIRCA MID 4TH CENTURY B.C.
With a gently sloping floor and overhanging rim, the edges of the central depression and the rim each with a reserved band, the underside with reserved and grooved bands circling the broad ring foot and the convex central omphalos, some reserved bands gilt
12 ½ in. (31.7 cm.) diameter
Emile Foltzer (d. 1982), Switzerland, acquired in the 1960s-1970s; thence by descent.
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For the type, see no. 47 in E. Simon, The Kurashiki Ninagawa Museum.
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