Greek South Italian Ceramic Lekythos

Greek South Italian Ceramic Lekythos
Greek, South Italian, around 400 BC

Black-ware vessel from the Greek settlements located in southern Italy. The barrel-shaped body with impressed ribbing, flaring rim and strap handle. Mouth missing and restored.
For a related example, cf. CVA Northhampton, Castle Ashby, 39, pl. 714) 59.8. Beazley Archive vase no. 1000828.

Size: H. 8 cm
Material: Ceramic
Culture: Greek, South Italian, around 400 BC
Condition: Good condition. Excellent gloss, finely crackled in places. Old restoration of the missing mouth.

Provenance: German private collection since the 1960s. Thence art market Munich, November 2018 sale.
Provenance data to the buyer.

Comes with a Certificate of Authenticity.
Offered lots legally acquired, due diligence conducted to ensure the stated provenance. Related documents seen by Catawiki.

Worldwide shipping with registered priority mail.

Import taxes for buyers in the countries of the European Union – reduced customs duties of 5% in the United Kingdom – no fees in the United States and in Switzerland.
Italia: Importazione soggetta all’IVA – sdoganamento molto lento – consegna postale lentissima.

Lot details
Greek South Italian
Century/ Timeframe
Greek, South Italian, around 400 BC
Mouth restored, see description
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