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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1stdibs seller since 2004
Located in New York, NY
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