8 June 2005
THE PROPERTY OF A SWISS COLLECTOR
AN ATTIC BLACK-FIGURED BAND-CUP
CIRCA 540 B.C.
Each side with a left-facing doe between two outward-facing panthers, one side with inward-facing does to the far left and right, the other side with a doe on the far left and a swan at the far right, a rosette above each panther; a reserved band below, the tondo reserved with a band around a central dot and three dots in the field; details in added red
8 15/16 in. (22.7 cm.) diameter; 5 1/8 in. (13 cm.) high
with Donati, Arte Classica, Lugano, circa 1980.
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