27 October 2004
AN ATTIC BLACK-FIGURE BAND CUP, CONNECTED TO THE ELBOWS OUT PAINTER
CIRCA 540 B.C.
Sides A and B: swan with outspread wings between two pairs of standing draped male figures, a palmette at either side linked to the handles by a tendril, the black-glazed interior with reserved tondo and line around rim, reserved band below frieze, repaired with some restoration
8 in. (20.2 cm.) diam. excl. handles
Acquired from M. Willborg, Stockholm, 1990.
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K. Vahanen, En studie av 4 Kleinmeisterschalen, Stockholm University, 1976, no. 1.
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