Unique Terra Sigillata Lagynos

GBP 2,250.00

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Object Description

A fantastic unique North African terra sigillata lagynos with plastical decor. The vessel is biconic, with a decorated strap handle, its neck is in the form of a bearded man with oversized facial features. The shoulder features a Silen among grape vines. He is holding a sickle and picking grapes which encircle the shoulder. The bottom of this vessel is shaped like a large rossette. A unique special piece of Roman history and sigillata production.

Provenance: Gorny & Mosch, sale 227, lot 414., German private collection.

Period: early 4th century A.D.

Object Condition

Professionally repaired, some chipping to rim.

Object Details

  • material
  • dimensions
    H:14.1 centimeters

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+44 (0)208 364 4565
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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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