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East Greek Rhodian late geometric kantharoid krater

G25

£500.00

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A large kantharoid krater with two raised handles and extensive painted decoration. The body is painted with bands of geometric motifs and the neck is decorated with paired palmettes.

Culture
East Greek, probably Rhodes, Late Geometric, c. 750-700 BC

Condition
Extensive losses, repairs and restoration. One handle and approximately 40% of the vessel has been restored using plain painted plaster

Size
30 x 30.5 cms including handles

Provenance
Ex. private collection, Saint-Germain-en-Laye, France; acquired in the late 19th or early 20th Century

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