Galerie Günter Puhze
Ancient Art

Object: 7225

Kantharos

Boeotian, late 5th century BC

Black glazed clay. Drinking cup with a deep bowl, a tall foot, a pair of high-swung handles
which extend above the rim. On the outer wall white décor in Six´s-technique. Ivy tendrils
and frieze of double volutes and dots. One handle recomposed of two fragments and
reattached to the cup. The painting on one side partially faded.

cf. The Brithish Museum number: 1907,0518.3

Provenance: Collection A. A., Munich, acquired between 1992 and 1996

H 25,1 cm

Price € 2.400