London, South Kensington
15 May 2002
THE PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN PRIVATE COLLECTOR
AN EAST GREEK POTTERY ALABASTRON
6TH CENTURY B.C.
With twin vestigial handles, decorated with three fine black horizontal lines around the body, the everted rim black-glazed
4 5/8 in. (11.7 cm.) high
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