Galerie Günter Puhze
Ancient Art

Object: 7186

Oinochoe

Gnathia late 4th century BC

Black-glazed clay, details in added white, yellow and red. Jug with trefoil mouth and fluted handle. The upper end of the handle decorated with a white lion´s head with red mouth wide open, tongue thrust out and yellow mane. On the neck a broad garland of grapes and wine leaves tied with a ribbon. The fluted body framed by a red band above the foot and a white line. Corpus intact, two chips at rim missing.

Provenance:
South German private collection Dr. K., acquired 1981 at Galerie Günter Puhze.

H 24.2 cm

Price € 5.800