12-09-2020 12-10-2020
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3535B Marlborough
December 9, 2020 12:00 PMCalender
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Ancient Attic Black-figure Squat Amphora

$20,000$16,000
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3535B Location: Marlborough Date / Time: December 09, 2020 12:00PM

Description:

Ancient Attic Black-figure Squat Amphora, c. 500-480 B.C., with a scene showing Hercules engaged in combat with three warriors to one side and a scene from the Trojan war with three Hoplites in combat on the other, each highlighted with white and red paint, ht. 15 5/8 in.
Estimate $7,000-10,000

Base broken and simply repaired. chipping along the top rim and areas of surface loss/wear along the lower border.


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Squat Amphora