London, South Kensington
29 October 2003
A CYCLADIC MARBLE KANDILA
GROTTA-PELOS CULTURE, CIRCA 3000-2800 B.C.
The deep globular body with short cylindrical neck and remains of four lug handles, on hollow gently flaring foot, the marble with grey inclusions
7¼ in. (18.5 cm.) high
Acquired in 1987, Paris.
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J. Thimme (ed.), Marmorkunst der Kykladen, Galerie Heidi Vollmoeller, Zurich, 1989, 9, no. 5.
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