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Mid-Century Design, Fine Art, & Asian Art

Wed, Jun 9, 2021 11:00AM EDT
Lot 80

Scarce Greek Xenon Kylix Cup w/ Leaping Hare

Estimate: $100 - $200

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$300 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $200
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
$1,000,000 $50,000
$10,000,000 $100,000
Greek kylix or cylix cup, intact and is a scarce type. This kylix cup was used to drink wine and is classified as "Xenon ware" which derives its name from a kantharos that is now seen in Frankfurt that bears the inscription "Xenon." Decorated with a band of laurel leaves on the outer and inner surfaces of the vessel with the inner surface centering on a leaping hare motif within two framing concentric circles. Dated circa 450 B.C.E.

Ex. Robert Novak Collection, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.

Height: 2 in x width: 9 3/4 in x diameter: 7 1/4 in.


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