4 June 2008
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION
AN APULIAN RED-FIGURED CHOUS
CIRCA MID 4TH CENTURY B.C.
With a phylax mask suspended by a cord, depicting an old man with a white beard and hair, his cane to the left, a phiale below, a band of battlements below, dotted ovolo above
7½ in. (19 cm.) high
with T. Fujita, 1970s.
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For oinochoai with similar masks see pl. Xa-i in Trendall, Phylax Vases.
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