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Greek - Large Southern Italian - Red Figure Lekanis

Antiquities - Greek


LOT 643

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GBP (£) 600 - 900
EUR (€) 680 - 1,020
USD ($) 840 - 1,260
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Sold for (Inc. premium): £633

GREEK - LARGE SOUTHERN ITALIAN - RED FIGURE LEKANIS

Circa 4th century AD. Enlivened in white and ochre slip; the lid showing on side A: a reclined female figure, her hair dressed in a patterned kekryphalos and radiate stephane, wearing pendant earrings and beaded necklace, dressed in a belted chiton, holding out a patera in her right hand, a sceptre in her left; on side B: a reclined female figure, her hair dressed in a patterned kekryphalos and radiate stephane, wearing pendant earrings and beaded necklace, dressed in a belted chiton, holding out a patera in her right hand, a frond in her left; a large palmette dividing each scene; the top of the knob handle with a rosette; a band of wave pattern on the lid rim; a band of white strokes around the top of the base. 550 grams, 220 mm total width (8.5 inches).

Condition
Handle with two minor chips, otherwise very fine.

Provenance
Ex Akenhurst collection.

Date
Thursday 9th September 2010 at The Swedenborg Hall Antiquities & Coins

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