Antiquities, Artemis Gallery Ancient Art, Pre Columbian
Home
 
A Greek South Italic Gnathian Pitcher

browse these categories for related items...
Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Greek: Pottery: Pre 1492: item # 1176037

Please refer to our stock # AFORT when inquiring.

Click to view additional online
photographs:
1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6


Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
400 W. South Boulder Rd., #1300
Lafayette, CO 80026
(720) 890-7700

Guest Book
A Greek South Italic Gnathian Pitcher
SOLD $1295.00

Apulia, Magna Graecia, Southern Italy, Ca. 330-300 BC. Tall, black-glazed jug of elegant form with wide body and delicate rim; stands on raised base, has twin bands that go around center, a flower bud pattern is located above the twin bands, neck decorated with a painted branch. The spout slowly curves down into the interior of vase, like a syphon. Handle is attached from top of body to lip. Gnathia ware is so named as it was first found at the Apulian site of Egnathia. The black glaze ware is often decorated with red, white, or yellow floral motifs. 7-7/8"T. Intact/generally excellent, save chip to bottom of rim.

Provenance: Ex-prominent New York City, NY Gallery.

Authenticity Guaranteed


Page design by TROCADERO © 1998-2014 View Cart
Categories Shops Join Terms Critique Map Help