8 June 2004
THREE APULIAN GNATHIAN-WARE EPICHYSEIS
CIRCA 330-320 B.C.
Each with elaborate decorative bands including wreaths, grape vines, rosettes, scrolling, chevrons, zigzag, ovolo and dots, with molded masks at the join of the handle to the spout
Tallest: 7 3/8 in. (18.7 cm.) high (3)
with Royal-Athena Galleries, New York, 1991 (One: Art of the Ancient World, vol. VI, part 2, no. 146).
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