London, South Kensington
29 April 2010
AN ETRUSCO-CORINTHIAN BLACK-FIGURE ALABASTRON
CIRCA EARLY 6TH CENTURY B.C.
Decorated in two registers, the upper with two facing swans, the lower with two felines, rosettes, circles and crosses in the field
10½ in. (26.6 cm.) high
Formerly in a German private collection formed in the 1990s.
Acquired by the present owner in 2001.
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