Christie's Special Exhibition Gallery
7 December 2011
AN APULIAN GNATHIAN-WARE BELL-KRATER
CIRCA 4TH CENTURY B.C.
Elegantly potted, with red wash over the reserved rim, the edge of the foot and the cut out ring at the stem of the foot, the obverse embellished with a horizontal band of ivy and berries in added white and yellow
10½ in. (26.7 cm.) high
Private Collection, France, 1980s.
Anonymous sale; François de Ricqlés, Drouot-Montaigne, Paris, 22-23 April 2001, lot 674.
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Please note this bell-krater is Apulian Gnathian-Ware, rather than Attic.
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