Lot 631

An Etruscan bucchero calix, late 7th century B.C.

Works of Art, Antiquities | A82kua | Live auction | 714 Lots

Description

Impressive bucchero caryatid calix. An omphalos bowl is supported by two caryatids and two wide pillars decorated with relief panels. In the middle of the base a profiled stalagmite. Broken and expertly restored. Without additions. Diameter 19 cm. Height 20 cm.Provenance: From a private collection in Germany. Acquired on the English art market in the 1990s.Condition: II - Questions about the lot?

General Information

The auction includes 719 lots and starts on Monday, May 25, 2020 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 1 - 719. The pre-sale viewing will take place from May 21 - 24, 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.