29 April 2010,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 10,625
GBP 4,000 - GBP 5,000
AN APULIAN RED-FIGURE FISH PLATE
ATTRIBUTED TO THE GROUP OF KARLSRUHE 66/140, CIRCA 350-320 B.C.
With a striped perch, torpedo, bream and hornshell around a cental garum (fish sauce) recess, two mussels in the field, recess with wave band and central rosette, the down-turned rim with laurel band, details in added yellow and white
9¾ in. (24.8 cm.) diam.
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VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 17.5% on the buyer's premium.
Formerly in a Swiss collection.
Sold Bonhams, London, 20 May 2002, lot 239.
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