An Attic black-figure olpe
Lot 90*
An Attic black-figure olpe
Sold for £3,000 (US$ 4,902) inc. premium

Lot Details
An Attic black-figure olpe
Circa 500 B.C.
Depicting two Hoplite warriors with round shields, wearing crested Corinthian helmets and greaves, each holding a spear, with a standing female figure on the far right, a draped male figure between the warriors, 8¼in (21cm) high

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    American private collection, formed between the 1970s and 1980s.
    Acquired by the present owner in New York in 1994. Accompanied by an Art Loss Register certificate.
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