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Apulian large Panathenaic red figure amphora

G68

£1,200.00

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A large pottery panatheniac amphora with red figure decoration. Both sides are painted with a naked youth and robed woman holding offerings, the two figures are separated by an altar.

Culture
Greek, South Italian colonies, Apulia, 4th Century BC

Condition
Extensively restored with large areas of repair, reconstruction and over-painting. The foot and mouth have both been reconstructed in painted plaster.

Size
52 x 20 cms

Provenance
Ex. private collection, Deauville, France; acquired late 19th or early 20th Century

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