A GROUP OF GREEK POTTERY VESSELS, 5TH/3RD CENTURY B.C.
 A GROUP OF GREEK POTTERY VESSELS, 5TH/3RD CENTURY B.C.
 A GROUP OF GREEK POTTERY VESSELS, 5TH/3RD CENTURY B.C.
 A GROUP OF GREEK POTTERY VESSELS, 5TH/3RD CENTURY B.C.
 A GROUP OF GREEK POTTERY VESSELS, 5TH/3RD CENTURY B.C.
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A GROUP OF GREEK POTTERY VESSELS, 5TH/3RD CENTURY B.C.

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 GBP

A GROUP OF GREEK POTTERY VESSELS, 5TH/3RD CENTURY B.C.

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 GBP

Lot Sold:6,250GBP
(12 bids, reserve met)

Lot Details

Description

A GROUP OF GREEK POTTERY VESSELS, 5TH/3RD CENTURY B.C.


some bearing the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies wax seal, to include:

An Apulian pottery trefoil Oinochoe, 4th century B.C., with a running male figure, height 13.5cm.;

An Apulian pottery Skyphos, 4th century B.C., a female head on each side, width 15cm.;

Three small Attic black-figure Lekythoi, 6th century B.C., heights 12cm. to 13cm.;

An Apulian black-glazed trefoil Oinochoe, 4th-3rd century B.C., height 10cm.;

And a number of other ancient pottery vessels, 5th-3rd century B.C., heights 5cm. to 13cm.


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Condition Report

Condition varies from vase to vase. Some are intact, others repaired and restored.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

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Provenance

Probably acquired by the Berkeley family in the first half of the 19th century

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Online bidding closed28 Jan 2020 | 02:15 PM GMT