Attractive black-glazed oinochoe with trefoil spout and arched handle. The neck area decorated with grape wine and tendril motifs suspended from bands. The applied white color partially ‘gilded’ with a yellow ochre wash.
Fingerprints around the foot indicate that the vase was dipped into the glaze.
For a related example, cf. Beazley Archive vase no. 1001099.
Size: H. 11.5 cm
Culture: Greek Apulian, Gnathian, around 300 BC
Condition: Intact. Trefoil mouth chipped. Excellent preservation of the applied colors.
Provenance: Old Swiss family property, Zurich, acquired in 1920/30. Thence art market Zurich, June 2019 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. No export permit needed to ship from Switzerland.
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.
- Oinochoe, Gnathia Ware
- Siècle/ Période
- Greek Apulian, Gnathian, around 300 BC
- Intacte et bien