Lot 774

A Greek Minoan rhyton, Late Minoan Era I B, 1500 - 1450 B.C.

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Hammer price € 11,000

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Conical terracotta rhyton with black handle. The body of the vessel painted in marine style. Ornamental bands below the rim, including a row of double axes. Intact except for a minor defect below the lip. Height 25 cm.
Lit.: Walter Müller, Kretische Tongefäße mit Meeresdekor: Entwicklung und Stellung innerhalb der Feinen Keramik von Spätminoisch I B auf Kreta (Berlin 1997).

Provenance: From the collection of a South German classical philologist, acquired by him during the 1950s and 1960s. Remaining thereafter in the family estate.

Condition: II Questions about the lot?

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The auction starts on Monday, Nov. 22, 2021 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 1 - 879. The pre-sale view will take place from 15 - 20 Nov. 2021 in our auction rooms at Bretonischer Ring 3 in 85630 Grasbrunn / Munich from 11 am to 5 pm (CET).