A Classic Greek Column-Krater Vase
A small, 19th century Classic Greek Corinthian Column-Krater vase, a high-quality “Grand Tour” replica souvenir, originally used as a mixing bowl, decorated with black figured dove motifs. This vase was made with an amazingly close resemblance to a 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: Diameter 10.5 cm, height 6 cm.