Middle Corinthian Skyphos, Early 6th Century BC
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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Greek: Pottery: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1202023
Ostracon Ancient Art
Bernhard I. Müller, PhD
Gallery by appointment
Black-glazed skyphos with delicate lines on the reserved zone above the foot. Added red on the flaring ring foot, the reserved underside with carefully designed concentric circles.
The shape is related to the Samos group; cf. item 973, p. 309 in: H. Payne. Necrocorinthia, A Study of Corinthian Art in the Archaic Period. Oxford, 1931.
Corinthian Skyphos, early 6th century BC
H. 9.4 (3.7 in), D. 12.6 (5 in)
W. over handles 19.2 cm (7.6 in)
Intact. Museum quality and condition. Black glaze slightly turned to brown in places, minor wear.
Private collection Aarau, Switzerlan (data will be disclosed to the buyer)
The authenticity of the object is unconditionally guaranteed