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An Attic Black-figured Amphora, attributed to the Princeton Group, circa 540-530 B.C.

UK: Greenford Park Warehouse

Estimate:

5,000

to
- 8,000 GBP

An Attic Black-figured Amphora, attributed to the Princeton Group, circa 540-530 B.C.

An Attic Black-figured Amphora, attributed to the Princeton Group, circa 540-530 B.C.

Estimate:

5,000

to
- 8,000 GBP

Lot sold:

6,930

GBP

An Attic Black-figured Amphora, attributed to the Princeton Group

circa 540-530 B.C.


painted in front with Theseus fighting the Minotaur between two onlookers, and on the back with three standing youths; a dipinto (three characters) under the foot.

Height 34 cm.

Intact. Several chips along outside edge of rim. Figures inside panels raised slightly due to worn surface of clay background. Rays radiating around foot misfired. Chips and abrasions around edge of foot. Minor losses to glaze overall, some of which have been retouched. Areas of incrustation and rootmarks. Underside of foot with dipinto somewhat worn.


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J. G. collection, 16e arrondissement, Paris, by descent from his great-great-grandfather (Drouot Richelieu, Thierry de Maigret, November 15th, 2013, no. 270, illus.)
acquired at the above sale