Lot 526: Greek Oinochoe with Lady of Fashion
December 6, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Apulian, 5th-3rd century BC. A ceramic blackware oinochoe with pedestal foot, slender tapering neck, three-lobed rim with pouring lip, high strap handle to the rear; vertical white strokes to the neck, palmette below the handle, profile bust of a lady of fashion with cream and white detailing to the earrings, necklace and stephane. 255 grams, 23.5cm (9 1/4"). Property of a London gentleman; acquired by his grandfather in the 1920s; thence by descent.
Condition Report: Fine condition, some surface accretion.