Description: A good-sized Corinthian skyphos decorated with umber bands on black slip with a reserved band around the base decorated with vertical umber lines. Some wear to the slip around the interior and exterior of the rim and on the handles, some inoffensive rim chips, one hairline crack, but sound and otherwise in good condition.
Size: 72 mm/2.8 ins. high and 168 mm/6.6 ins. across the handles
Date: c. 6th Century B.C.
Provenance: Previously sold at Sotheby’s London, on 2 July 1996 as part of Lot 89.