Small Jug of Gnathia Ware

Culture: Greek/Gnathia
Period: 2nd half of 4th century B.C.
Material: Terracotta
Dimensions: 10.6 cm high
Price: Sold
Ref: 2388
Provenance: Rhenish private collection, 1980s. Thence Gerald Ebinger collection, Vienna, Austria.
Condition: Intact
Description: Finely modelled, black glazed jug with red and white painting typical of Gnathia ware. The bulbous body stands on a finely profiled, slightly offset ring base. The neck is decorated with white wavy ribbon, white dots and red ribbons. The circular handle starts at the neck and ends on the shoulder. The rim slightly curved outwards.