Two Pair: Apulian Gnathian Ware Epichysis
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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Greek: Pottery: Pre AD 1000: item # 1183818
Please refer to our stock # 1898 when inquiring.
Griffin Gallery Ancient Art
608 Banyan Trail
Boca Raton, FL 33431
$4,500 Each Pair
|Sold Separately, Two Pair: Apulian Pottery Gnathia Ware Epichysis. Vessels used for pouring wine and characterized by long neck and spout, with a high looped handle. One in ovoid shape with large wreaths on body centered by rosette, other pair is reel-shaped with grape vines on shoulders and band or key across body. All vessels with a mold-made lion-head mask where handle joins the rim, circa 340 - 320 BCE. Some chips and wear due to age and use. Ovoid pair is 8" high, Reel-shaped pair is 6 1/2". In very good condition. Ex: Christie's New York.|