An ancient Daunian horn-handled kyathos, a wine ladle, with geometric decorations. Despite the popularity of Greek and later South-Italian Greek figural pottery, Daunian ware continued in its localized production to the end of the 4th century BC.
Daunian ware is more rustic compared to Black-Glazed and Red-Figure ware with which it is contemporary. Mazzei, La Daunia Antica, (Milan, 1984), pg. Formerly in a Swiss private collection, acquired between 1960 and 1980. GUARANTEED AUTHENTIC AND AS DESCRIBED.HIXENBAUGH ANCIENT ART, NEW YORK. Art and Antique Dealers League of America (AADLA) Confederation Internationale des Negociants en Oeuvres d'Art (CINOA). See our'about me' page for our credentials and expertise.
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