London, South Kensington
7 October 2010
AN ITALO-GEOMETRIC POTTERY SKYPHOS
CIRCA 7TH CENTURY B.C.
Finely potted with frieze of waterfowl and vertical lines under the rim, concentric bands below in brown and umber, the painted interior with two bands, the ring handles decorated with vertical hatching
3 1/8 in. (8 cm.) high
Anonymous sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, October 2000.
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