A Classic Greek Oinochoe Jug
A 19th century Classic Greek Attica black figure “Oinochoe” wine jug, a high-quality “Grand Tour” replica souvenir, decorated with a black on red Greek mythological scene. This jug was made with an amazingly close resemblance to an 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 good and original condition.
Dimensions: Height 15.5 cm.