26 - 27 October 2004
A SOUTH ITALIAN XENON WARE KYLIX
MID-4TH CENTURY B.C.
The central tondo with a hare springing to the left, flanked by fruited tendrils, a berried ivy wreath around the tondo with spiralling tendrils around the inner rim, the exterior with a berried laurel wreath, repair with some restoration
10¾ in. (27.3 cm.) across handles
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Animals, 2004, VI, no. 49.
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