Lot 523: Greek Red-Figure Kylix with Herakles and Hebe
December 6, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Apulian, 5th-3rd century BC. A ceramic blackware kylix with pedestal base and square handles, shallow bowl; reserved band of vine leaves to the border, image of seated Herakles (Hercules) with club and lionskin mantle facing Hebe(?) dressed in a chlamys. 226 grams, 21.5cm (8 1/2"). Property of a London gentleman; acquired by his grandfather in the 1920s; thence by descent.
Condition Report: Fine condition, repaired and repainted.