A Classic Greek Apulean Oinochoe Jug
A 19th century Classic Greek Apulean Oinochoe Jug, a high-quality “Grand Tour” replica souvenir, decorated with a Greek mythological scene framed by a grapevine, the pouring spout with a typical trefoil shape. This jug was made with an amazingly close resemblance to the 2,000 year old original, in order to satisfy the 'English Lord' type of 19th century Grand Tour tourist, hungry for Classic souvenirs to display back home. Italy, circa 1860.
Condition report: In excellent, original condition.
Dimensions: Height 24.5 cm.