Lot 631

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

Works of Art, Antiquities | A82kua | Live auction | 405 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 -

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