Western Greek Black Glazed Pottery Mug
A Western Greek black glazed pottery pitcher in the Attic style. It has a circular mouth and a stepped flared foot with a reserved band of red. The handle has a pronounced thumbrest. There is pressed ribbing over the body. Intact, with a metallic sheen patina.
early 4th Century BC
Height: 10 cm. (3 15/16 in.)
Width: 8.9 cm. (3 1/2 in.)
Ex: private New York collection, 1960's, thence by descent. Property of Antiquarium, Ltd., New York, acquired in New York, 1988.
BRAFA Art Fair. (Brussels, 26 Jan- 2 Feb 2020)
Metropolitan Museum of Art acc. no. 1983.571.4