6 July 2016
A GREEK POTTERY SKYPHOS
POSSIBLY EUBOEA, GEOMETRIC PERIOD, CIRCA 8TH CENTURY B.C.
Decorated in dark brown with vertical lines and concentric circles
6 ¼ in. (16 cm.) diam. excl. handles
Private collection, Hamburg, acquired prior to 1977; and thence by descent to the present owner.
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Rui da Silva
Hamburg, Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, Kunst der Antike: Schätze aus norddeutschem Privatbesitz, 21 January-6 March 1977.
W. Hornbostel, Kunst der Antike - Schätze aus norddeutschem Privatbesitz, Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg, Mainz, 1977, cat. no. 200.
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