Pair of 19th Century Porcelain Amphora Urns

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Pair of 19th century interpretation of Greek Amphora urns, based on the red figure vases of the fifth century B.C. This particular interpretation incorporates colorfully enamelled figures, depicting various scenes from Greek mythology on a white ground. The body of the vase has been glazed black, approximating the black glass employed by the ancient Greeks.

Details

  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1850
  • Period
    1850-1859
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    23 in. H
    58 cm H
  • Diameter
    13
  • Dealer Location
    New York, NY
  • Number of Items
    2
  • Reference Number
    1011157857770
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