18 October 2005
A GREEK GNATHIA WARE PELIKE
SECOND HALF OF 4TH CENTURY B.C, PROBABLY CRETAN
The body with vertical ribbing, the neck decorated with ivy leaf and berry wreath, two leaping dolphins above on either side, the wide rim with spiral wave decoration, details in added white
16¾ in. (42.5 cm.) high
Baurat Schiller collection.
Wilhelm Horn (1870-1959); acquired from Schiller, 1934.
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Antiken aus rheinischem Privatbesitz, Rheinischen Landesmuseum, Bonn, 1973-1974.
Prof. Dr. R. Zahn, Sammlung Baurat Schiller, Rudolp Lepke's Kunst-auctions-haus, katalog 2008, Berlin, 1929, p. 136, no. 427, pl. 38.
Antiken aus rheinischem Privatbesitz, Rheinischen Landesmuseum, Bonn, 1973-1974, p. 55, no. 77, pl. 31.
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