A Campanian Black-Glazed Askos in the Form of a Wild Boar

A Campanian Black-Glazed Askos in the Form of a Wild Boar

Period

4th century B.C.

Dimension

18.1 cm long

Provenance

German private collection, acquired in the late 1980s-early 1990s
With Galerie am Museum Jürgen Haering, Freiburg
German private collection, acquired from the above in 2003
Christie's Antiquities, London, 1 October 2015, lot 31

Publications

H.-H. Heissmeyer (ed.)

Vasen und figürliche Gefässe aus der griechischen Antike. Katalog einer süddeutschen Sammlung, Dettelbach 2008, no. 35

H.-H. Heissmeyer (ed.)

Vases and Figure – Shaped Vessels of Greek Antiquity. Catalogue of a Collection in South Germany, Neustadt 2015, p. 101, no. 34

Comparanda

K. Yfanditis, Antike Gefässe, Katalog der Staatlichen Kunstsammlung Kassel, Kassel, 1990, 272, no. 199
Sotheby’s New York 1999, Antiquities and Islamic Works, Sale 7323, 161, lot 222
Christie’s New York 2004, The Morven Collection of Ancient Art, 51, lots 357-358
C. Picon, Art of the Classical World in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 2007, p. 164 and 439