Attic Black-Figured Kylix

SKU: MS.0157

Origin: Mediterranean
Circa: 490 BC to 480 BC
Dimensions: 7.25" (18.4 cm.) diameter excluding handles
Medium: Terracotta

Each side with a Dionysiac scene with a figure mounting a quadriga, a dancing satyr behind, one side with a rider in front, interior with maenad holding thyrsos, details incised and in added white.


Jacques Errera collection, 19th Century, Belgium; thence by descent to the present owner

Bowl repaired from 3 large fragments. Foot repaired at join with body. Two small restored triangular shaped sections along rim and beginning of both break lines. Painted surface worn and with rubbed patches. Some flaking of black glaze over handles. Interior with some rubbing to tondo, scratches and flaking of glaze and some patches of light surface dirt encrustation. Some losses to the added white on exterior.

Musées royaux d'Art et d'Histoire, Brussels, Belgium, 1934-1957.

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