London, South Kensington
25 April 2001
AN APULIAN RED-FIGURE OINOCHOE ATTRIBUTED TO THE MENZIES GROUP
CIRCA 330 B.C.
The rounded body with high arching handle, a moulded face at either side of the join to the spout, the body with a figure of winged Eros, seated on a rock holding phiale out in front, a fillet wreath and rosette in the field, a large palmette with foliate tendrils beneath the handle
6 5/8 in. (16.8 cm.) high
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A. D. Trendall and A. Cambitoglou, The Red-Figured Vases of Apulia First Supplement, London, 1983, p. 143, no. 26/236c.; and De Warande, Grieks & Italisch Aardewerk, Turnhout, 1986, p. 40, coll. 206.
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