Here you find a lovely Greek Aryballos with some of the paint worn off, leaving half of the quatrefoil decoration. Nice globular body, short tubular neck, thick discoid rim with flat edge. Buff ware vessel on a light colour clay. Has some root marking and calcification around the rim. The aryballos was an oil container used by ancient Greek athletes, usually left suspended from the wrist. Almost 3 inches in height!
Provenance: Ex. US collection.
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Ceramica corinzia, vasi greci e magno-greci. Klassische Archäologie - griechische, Korinthische , Antiken vasen, Aryballe.