AN ETRUSCAN BRONZE OINOCHOE
CIRCA LATE 6TH CENTURY B.C.
With separately-made flaring ring foot, ovoid body and trefoil mouth with everted rim, the handle terminating in a palmette and snakes at the base, a lion's head with outstretched braceleted forelegs at the rim
9 ¾ in. (24.8 cm.) high
Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 6 December 1971, lot 125.
Agatha Sadler (1924-2015) collection, London (The Sadler Collection; Sotheby's, London, 31 October 2003, lot 40).