London, South Kensington
7 October 2010
AN ATTIC RED-FIGURED LID
CIRCA 4TH CENTURY B.C.
With four nude youths running a torch race, each holding a flaming torch in his left hand, fillets in the field between, with raised circular knop handle
5½ in. (14 cm.) diam.
Acquired by the present owner from Sotheby's London, 1980s.
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