26 - 27 October 2004
A SOUTH ITALIAN XENON WARE MINIATURE SQUAT LEKYTHOS
4TH CENTURY B.C.
With the figure of a bird facing left and scrolling tendrils in added red; and a similar squat askos, decorated with a mouse with undulating tail and opposite a Maltese dog, both standing on a spiralling tendril, mid-4th Century B.C.
Both 2 3/8 in. (6 cm.) high (2)
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Animals, 1986, II, no. 69; and Animals, 2004, VI, no. 50 respectively.
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Specialist Joy McCall answers key questions for collectors of the glassmaker’s exquisite pieces. Illustrated with lots offered in the Lalique sale on 15 May
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