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Item:274305015193ANCIENT GREEK CAMPANIAN BLACKWARE POTTERY RIBBED MUG HANDLED JUG My husband and I purchased a large collection of antiquities from the estate of an anthropologist who was a professor in Orange County, CA. 20 years ago We are just now starting to research & sell our collection; please see my other and future auctions for more from this estate I am not an expert but believe this beautiful mug is Magna Graecia, Southern Italy Campania, ca. 325 BCE. Bulging ribbed body atop a round foot & beneath a wide mouth A handle, made of two rolls of clay, flows from the upper shoulder, splitting to either side where they meet the rim CAMPANIAN wares, one of the five types of known pottery produced in the Greek colonists in the cities of Capua and Cumae Measures approximately 3.25” x 3.25” wide Very good condition with only expected wear to black surface & teeny tiny hole( all pictured) This collection was catalogued so there is a painted number( pictured) Selling exactly as found and pictured at no reserveMaterial:Pottery, Provenance:Ownership History Not Available
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