Greek red figure athlete krater

G40

£1,800.00

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A red figure pottery krater (wine mixing bowl) decorated with figures and palmettes. One side depicts a naked athlete holding a strigil and staff, the other side depicts a robed figure.

Culture
Greek, Athens, mid 4th Century BC

Condition
Rim and foot both neatly repaired on one side, minor chips as seen in the photographs

Size
17.7 x 20.2 cms

Provenance
Ex. Private collection, UK; acquired during the 1980’s.

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