Galerie Günter Puhze
Ancient Art

Object: 7147

Handle of an oinochoe

Etruscan, 5th century BC

Bronze. Handle cast with two lions at the rim; their heads turned outwards. Incised details for mane, face, paws and coat. At the base a palmette. The handle was attached with pins to the vessel. Intact.   

cf. The British Museum no. 1975,0416.62

Provenance:
South German private collection Dr. K., acquired 1998 at Edith Bader-Koller – arte classica, Lugano, Switzerland.

H 14.7 cm

Price € 3.200