7 December 2000
A CORINTHIAN BLACK-FIGURED FLAT-BOTTOMED ARYBALLOS
Circa 580-570 B.C.
With a pair of panthers, their heads turned frontal and their tails intertwined below the handle, both facing an elaborate complex of lotus buds and palmettes, with rosettes in the field, lines above and below, tongues on the shoulder and the top of the mouth, dots on the rim and zig-zag on the strap handle
4¾ in. (12 cm) high
Dr. Elie Borowski
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