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Attic middle Geometric pottery skyphos
ATTIC MIDDLE GEOMETRIC POTTERY SKYPHOS

With two arching trap handles, the body decorated in black slip with banding, around the lip a wave meander, and around the shoulder a filled key meander. Repaired with some restorations.


The Argolid, Greece, ca. 850-820 BC

H. at rim 7 1/8 in. (17.9 cm.); H. at handle 8 7/8 in. (22.8 cm.); Diam. 8 3/4 in. (22.1 cm.); W. 11 1/4 in. (28 cm.)

Ex H.B. collection, Houston 2014-2019, acquired from Royal-Athena in 2014. Ex P. collection, Paris, acquired before 1970.

BH1901C
$7,500


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