A large Greek bronze situla
Lot 13
A Greek bronze situla
Sold for £6,250 (US$ 10,494) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Greek bronze situla
Circa 4th Century B.C.
Of tapering cylindrical form, decorated with a band of finely chased chevrons beneath the flattened rim, with two acanthus-shaped handle attachments extending from the rim, each pierced with double loops for the hooked knop terminals of the two flattened arched handles, 15½in (39.3cm) high including handles

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    English private collection.
    Bonhams, London, 29th April 2009, lot 11.

    Literature:
    Cf. Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki, exhibition catalogue 1978, no. 332.
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  1. Claudio Corsi
    Specialist - Antiquities
    Bonhams
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