11 December 2003
THE PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF
MR. & MRS. LEO S. BING
AN ATTIC BLACK-FIGURED KYLIX
Circa Early 5th Century B.C.
Each side with three warriors standing beside their horses, holding spears, all depicted in profile moving to the right, the first and third horseman on each side wearing a crested Corinthian helmet, the central figure a woman with added white for the face, extensive vines in the field, three birds on each side, a dolphin below each handle; the tondo with a bearded draped dancing satyr, his tail in added red; an old collection note in Italian, indicating the date 1894, glued onto the interior
3 1/16 in. (7.8 cm.) high; 7¾ in. (19.7 cm.) diameter
Collected by the owner in the 1920s-1940s.
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