An Etruscan red figure over-painted krater with boxers
Lot 44W
An Etruscan red-figure column krater
Sold for £2,500 (US$ 4,202) inc. premium
Auction Details
An Etruscan red figure over-painted krater with boxers
Lot Details
An Etruscan red-figure column krater
Circa 350-300 B.C.
The decoration in the over-painted technique, depicting on side (a) two nude boxers, their arms outstretched, side (b) depicting a seated male figure wearing a chiton, a bearded male draped in a himation to his right leaning on a staff, the decoration framed with a dot and saltire square pattern, the rim with a floral pattern with two palmettes above the handles, 14in (35.5cm) high

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  • Provenance:
    UK private collection formed in the 1960s.
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