18 October 2005
A LATE ITALO-CORINTHIAN POTTERY ALABASTRON
SECOND QUARTER OF 6TH CENTURY B.C.
The body with a male genius figure or siren, with the body of a bird, large outstretched wings and a human bearded male head, large lotus bud below handle, rosette and lotus bud infill, tongues around base, rim and neck, repaired
8 3/8 in. (21.3 cm.) high
Wilhelm Horn (1870-1959); acquired in 1935.
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Antiken aus rheinischem Privatbesitz, Rheinischen Landesmuseum, Bonn, 1973-1974.
Antiken aus rheinischem Privatbesitz, Rheinischen Landesmuseum, Bonn, 1973-1974, p. 39, no. 44, pl. 20.
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