Greek black glaze bowl
Campania, 4th century BC
The tondo decorated with a stamped design, consisting of five bands of short vertical lines surrounding eight palmettes, linked by dotted swags, encircling a swastika design contained within a square.
A sharp groove encircles the exterior walls. Set on a raised ring base with glazed resting surface and a reserved interior. Some misfiring to one side and signs of stacking in the kiln to the floor of the interior. Intact.
Charles Ede Ltd, London, UK; acquired c.1965 or earlier
For the stamp work see Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, Capua, Museo Campano III, pl.27, no.3