AN ITALO-GEOMETRIC POTTERY AMPHORA
CIRCA 8TH CENTURY B.C.
The cylindrical neck decorated in umber with hatched triangles and diamonds with wavy lines between, the spherical body with multiple encircling bands between thick umber bands, the thick strap handles with wavy lines, on ring foot
16¾ in. (42.5 cm.) high
Georges Daumas collection, France, acquired before 1948; thence by descent to Mrs M. Pierrel.
Inherited by the present owner in 1976.