Ancient Greek Pottery Gnathia Ware epichysis, c. 4th Century B.C.

Description
Ancient Greek Pottery Gnathia Ware epichysis, c. 4th Century B.C.
Greek South Italian colonies, c. 4th Century B.C.

Provenance: Ex Gert von Hassel (1944-2009) Collection, Germany, formed 1970-1983.

162 mm high.

Some minor surface wear, otherwise condition good, and a nice example.

Named after the ancient city of Gnathia (now Egnazia) in Eastern Apulia. There, the first examples of the style were discovered in the mid-19th century. Their production began in Apulia around 370/360 BC

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Provenance information: Purchased by the current owner in 2020 in the UK. From: AR) Previous ownership history, collected since ……………. (approximate year) Previous owners history: ……………. (For example “Private British collection, property of Mr. Jones; acquired from a private collection formed in the 1950s”) The seller guarantees that he acquired this piece according to all national and international laws related to the ownership of cultural property. Provenance statement seen by Catawiki. The seller will take care that any necessary permits, like an export license will be arranged, he will inform the buyer about the status of it if this takes more than a few days.

Lot details
Culture
Ancient Greek
Material
Pottery
Object
Gnathia Ware epichysis, c. 4th Century B.C.
Century/ Timeframe
Greek South Italian colonies, c. 4th Century B.C.
Condition
Good Condition, See Photo
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