London, South Kensington
29 April 2010
AN APULIAN RED-FIGURE PLATE
CLOSELY CONNECTED TO THE PAINTER OF ZURICH 2660, CIRCA 300 B.C.
With a female head in profile to the left, wearing radiate stephane and kekryphalos, beaded necklace and earrings, phiale mesomphalos in the field, within bands of waves and laurel, rays around the rim, details in added yellow and white
6¾ in. (17.3 cm.) diam.
Acquired from Charles Ede Ltd., London, March 1981.
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Charles Ede Ltd., Greek Pottery from South Italy VIII, 1981, no. 26.
Cf. A. D. Trendall and A. Cambitoglou, The Red-Figured Vases of Apulia, Vol. II, Oxford, 1982, p. 681, no. 415, pl. 252,9 for similar.
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