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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


6.2 x 17.8cm

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