Daunian Amphora

Culture: South Italy/Daunian
Period: 5th-4th century B.C.
Material: Terracotta
Dimensions: 21.4 cm high
Price: Sold
Ref: 4049
Provenance: Prof. Dr. Rudolf Leopold, Vienna, acquired on 24 December 1994 at the auction house Dorotheum in Vienna, lot 184.
Condition: On the base some thick sinter, minimal wear, but intact with strong colors.
Description: Bulbous amphora with a setoff ring foot and circular opening with a horizontal rim. The corpus with black and red painting shows ribbons and line decoration. On the neck red wavy band with black dots. Below a red-black band of laurel leaves. On the rim black tounges originating from a red line.