London, South Kensington
25 April 2001
ANOTHER DAUNIAN POTTERY OLLA WITH ZOOMORPHIC PROTOMES
LATE 6TH/EARLY 5TH CENTURY B.C.
The body with large funnel-shaped neck, twin loop handles on the shoulder, between each handle a stylized animal head protome with painted eyes, the vessel decorated in brown and black with encircling bands, four panels between around the shoulder each containing a chequered pattern, a wavy line below, the neck interior with concentric circles and four semicircles extending to the rim, a star within a circle on the base
11 in. (28 cm.) high
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