London, South Kensington
28 April 2004
AN ATTIC GEOMETRIC POTTERY KYLIX
8TH CENTURY B.C.
The compressed hemispherical bowl with twin horizontal handles and carinated rim, the interior black glazed with reserved central dot and rim band which has sets of vertical strokes, the exterior with reserved band, each side with group of wavy vertical lines flanked by dotted rosettes, thin reserved line around everted lip, on ring foot, 6¾ in. (7.2 cm) across. incl. handles; and a miniature trefoil-lipped oinochoe, with carinated shoulder, flat base and high handle, the orange-coloured clay with painted brown geometric linear and dotted decoration, circa 8th century B.C., 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm.) high incl. handle, both repaired (2)
Heidi Vollmoeller; acquired in 1978.
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Item two: Antiken aus dem östlichen Mittelmeerraum, Galerie Heidi Vollmoeller, Zurich, 1987, no. 13 (5266).
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