5 December 2012
Property from the Paul and Helen Zuckerman Collection
AN APULIAN GNATHIAN WARE FOOTED ALABASTRON
CIRCA 330-300 B.C.
The body with a female bust emerging from a blossom amidst elaborate scrolling, a band of key encircling below, scrolling on the shoulders, with two residual lugs on the shoulders; together with a Greek terracotta Aphrodite, circa 1st century B.C., nude but for her himation draped over her head and wrapped around her shoulders, her right hand holding her drapery
7 3/8 in. (18.7 cm.) high (2)
Alabastron: with Donna Jacobs, Art & Artifacts of the Ancient World, Southfield, Michigan, 1980.
Aphrodite: with Tarshish, J. Zadok & Sons, Jerusalem, 1960s-1970s.
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