London, South Kensington
29 October 2003
THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
AN ATTIC BLACK-FIGURE TREFOIL-LIPPED OINOCHOE
EARLY 5TH CENTURY B.C.
The body with a central figure of a maenad holding a thyrsos, running to the right, flanked by two partially draped male figures, vine trails in the field
7 in. (18 cm.) high
Sold Christie's London, 19 May 1992, lot 65.
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