Lot 3680

Two late archaic Greek handles, bronze, circa 500 B.C.

Works of Art, Antiquities | A83kua | Live auction | 712 Lots


Two bronze handles probably of a hydria with a facetted horizontal handle. On each attachment a stylized bearded head of a Silenos. Very good condition with excellent patina. Width 13.5 cm. Height of the attachments 12 cm.

Provenance: From a West German private collection, acquired on the art market before 1980.

Condition: II - Questions about the lot?

General Information

The auction includes 712 lots and starts on Monday, Nov. 2, 2020 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 3001 - 3712. The pre-sale viewing will take place from Oct. 18 - 21 and Oct. 28 - 31, 2020 from 2 to 6 pm (CET). However, the number of participants for both auction and viewing is limited due to Covid-19 restrictions and requires an appointment. Bring your favourite breathing mask! Prior to any visit please check our website - we'll update it as soon as the situation changes.