fbpx

Greek Gnathian spindle flask with dove decoration

G21

£400.00

Sold

A black glazed pottery spindle flask decorated with a band of three white painted doves and other red painted ornaments.

Culture
Greek, South Italian colonies in Gnathia, 4th Century BC

Size
10 x 4.4 cms

Condition
Light surface wear as seen in the photographs

Provenance
Ex. collection: Maurice Fallies, France (1883-1965) and thence by family descent. Fallies was an artist active in the early to mid 20th Century and known mostly for his paintings of Paris street scenes.

TOP