3 June 2009
PROPERTY FROM A NEW YORK PRIVATE COLLECTION
A GREEK POTTERY OINOCHOE
LATE GEOMETRIC PERIOD, CIRCA 750-720 B.C.
The globular body on a flat base, with a tall cylindrical neck, trefoil mouth and double-reeded handle, decorated in dark brown slip with thin concentric bands around the body and neck, a panel on the neck with a horse in profile to the right, standing with its head lowered, its mane a series of short lines, M-shaped elements between the legs
8¾ in. (22.2 cm.) high
with Anavian Gallery, New York, 1982.
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