Hellenistic Western Greek Black Glazed Kantharos

The vessel has a stepped flared foot with a reserved band of red and pressed ribbing over the body. The handles have pronounced thumbrests. Attic style. Intact, with metallic sheen patina.

 

early 4th Century

 

Height: 9 cm.     (3 9/16 in.)

Width: 14.7 cm.     (5 13/16 in.)

ex: private New York collection, 1960's, thence by descent. Property of Antiquarium, Ltd., New York, acquired in New York, 1988.

 

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