An Apulian Gnathian ware skyphos with a bird
Lot 84W
A large Gnathian ware skyphos
£1,500 - 2,500
US$ 2,300 - 3,900

Lot Details
A large Gnathian ware skyphos
Apulia, late 4th Century B.C.
With white and yellow painted decoration, side (a) with a cockerel, a vine above and to the sides, side (b) with a central rosette between two tendrils, bands of tongues, ivy and coloured bands at the rim between the handles, 12¼in x 17in (31.1cm x 43.2cm)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    The property of a European private collector. Acquired in the UK and the US in the late 1970s-early 1990s.
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