Etruscan Impasto Kyathos of Sub-Appennine Culture
Late Bronze Age, 10th century BC
height cm 11 (4”)
A rare example of sub-appennine pottery, characterized by the mullioned handle with zoomorphic horned protome facing outwards, probably a bird, enriched by stylized geometric motifs that descend all over the body.
Property of a gentleman; acquired on the European art market between 1960s and 1980s.