PROPERTY FROM A NEW YORK PRIVATE COLLECTION
AN ATTIC BLACK-FIGURED EYE-CUP
CIRCA 530-520 B.C.
Each side with the bust of a warrior in profile to the left between large eyes, wearing a banded garment and a crested Corinthian helmet, the helmet of the warrior on one side with an incised palmette at the inner corner of his eye; with a lotus bud beneath each handle, the reserved tondo with two bands around a central dot, details in added red and white
8 9/16 in. (21.8 cm.) diameter, excluding handles
Elie Borowski (1913-2003), Toronto.
Ancient Greek Vases formerly in the Private Collection of Dr. Elie Borowski, Christie's, New York, 12 June 2000, lot 69.