Greek Bronze Vessel Handle #C1001


Greek Bronze Vessel Handle

Period: Ca. 4th century B.C.

Size: 7”H.

Description: Cast solid bronze decorated handle from a hydra, depicting a siren or winged female figure perched on a large palmette on the lower portion. Hair centrally parted with two rows of feathers indicated by incisions on her wings. Fluted handle above her head terminating with a curved oval shield decorated with an incised scroliate leaf bunch. Overall blue and green surface patina. Intact, exc. cond. Custom metal base.

Provenance: Private NYC collection. Ex. Neil Phillips collection, NYC, 1970s.

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