|Sale: CNG 72, Lot: 2838. Estimate $600.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 14 June 2006.
Sold For $1200. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
[Pottery] ITALY, Apulia. Red-figure pottery Lekythos.
Circa 4th century BC. Height 8.5cm. Ovoid body, strap handle. Black slip over red clay, decorated with band of a seated female sphinx and a plant, both set on decorated basis. Constricted neck with bell-shaped mouth. Choice condition, just slight wear to the slip.
From the Dr. Robert B. Beckett Collection.