G4 Greek Attic fine ribbed mug £600


A very fine black glazed pottery mug with ribbed decoration around the body below a narrow rope border. The surface below the handle is decorated with a stamped palmette and two unusual dots within square borders.

Greek, Athens, 5th Century BC

Intact apart from minor chipping and surface wear as seen in the photographs

Size: 6.8 x 7.2 cms

Ex. private collection, Cologne, Germany; acquired late 20th Century

For a very similar example from the Castle Ashby collection please see: