Middle Corinthian Amphoriskos, 600-575 BC
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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Greek: Pottery: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1176792
Ostracon Ancient Art
Bernhard I. Müller, PhD
Gallery by appointment
Spindle-shaped amphoriskos with convex mouth and two vertical handles from shoulder to neck. Set on a conical foot.
The body decorated with encircling lines, at center a broad band with rows of dots. Radiating tongues on the shoulder.
For a related vase cf. CVA Heidelberg, Universität 1, 36, pl. (454) 20.7
Middle Corinthian, 600-575 BC
H. 11.6 cm (4.6 in)
Intact with some surface wear and soil deposits.
German private collection (data will be disclosed to the buyer).
The authenticity of the object is unconditionally guaranteed.