Roman Green Lead-Glazed Terracotta Kylix

GBP 1,000.00

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Object Description

A fine Roman green lead-glazed terracotta kylix featuring a convex body, forming a shallow bowl. Two handles have been applied to either side of the vessel and the piece sits upon a ring foot. The interior of the bowl is enriched with four cupids, all presented in in different poses. At the centre, below the feet of all the cupids, is the frontal portrait of Apollo. The scene is framed a band of s-shaped curves incised into the upper neck.

Date: Circa 1st century BC

Object Condition

Fine condition, several repairs to the body and one of the handle with slight chips to base.

Object Details

  • dimensions
    W:13.6 x H:3.2 centimeters

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)208 364 4565
+44 (0)7833231322

Dealer Location

The Gallery
Trent Park Equestrian Centre
Eastpole Farm House, Bramley Road
Oakwood, N14 4UW, United Kingdom

St James's Ancient Art
10 Charles II Street, Ground Floor
St James

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