A Greek pottery owl skyphos(20)
Lot 33
An Apulian red-figure owl skyphos
Sold for £937 (US$ 1,575) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
An Apulian red-figure owl skyphos
Circa 4th Century B.C.
Both sides depicting an owl, each with large circular eyes with central dots, a small 'v' for the beak, the folded wing with diagonal striations for the feathers, the head highlighted with dots, a sprig of laurel on either side, 3in (7.6cm) high


  • Provenance:
    With Marcel Dumoulin, the Belgian antiquarian, acquired in the 1960s and 1970s.
  1. Claudio Corsi
    Specialist - Antiquities
    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 20 7468 8333
    FaxFax: +44 20 7468 8283