12 December 2002
THE PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION
TWO DAUNIAN POTTERY FUNNEL-KRATERS
Northern Apulia, Circa 4th Century B.C.
One with a globular body and funnel-shaped mouth, a stylized animal head on the shoulders between the vertical handles, with red, black and brown geometric ornament on a white ground; and one of similar form, the mouth missing, with hand protomai between the vertical handles, and red, black and brown geometric ornament on a white ground
10½ in. (26.7 cm) high for the first (2)
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Exhibition of Greek and Etruscan Antiquities, nos. 73 & 62.
Simon, The Kurashiki Ninagawa Museum, Greek, Etruscan and Roman Antiquities, nos. 80 & 81.
Exhibition of Greek and Etruscan Antiquities, Tokyo (1974).
This lot is being sold not subject to a reserve.
The Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale totals £128,081,750, with works by Picasso and a record-breaking Franz Marc painting also achieving top prices
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