Ancient Greek Glazed Guttus

Ancient Greek Glazed Guttus

Item Number: 10588

$195.00

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Period: Circa 4th BCE
Dimensions: 4 1/2" x 3 1/4"
Material: Glazed Pottery
Condition: Spout broken, hole out of side, glaze worn. Could be restored
Region: Greek
Provenance: Ex Anthony Panto Collection, a coin dealer and banker from Palermo Italy who moved to the US in 1950 and settled in Dubuque, IA. Acquired in Palermo.
Description
Ancient Greek Black Glazed Guttus (oil lamp filler) with a well delineated head of Medusa with her surrounding snakes on the upper surface. A low rimmed foot. As is, it is a beautiful example of a Classical Greek form. It could be restored and made an even more attractive piece.

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