Apulian Goat-Head Rhyton
An ancient Apulian Greek terracotta goat-head rhyton (a vessel for libations or drinking).
Ca. 4th - 2nd century BC.
cf.: Mayo, Margaret Ellen and Kenneth Hamma. 1982. The Art of South Italy: Vases from Magna Graecia no. 46, p. 124, Richmond: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts.
Formerly in the collection of Dr. Anton Pestalozzi (1915 - 2007), Zurich, Switzerland; acquired from Fortuna, Galerie fur alte Kunst, Basel, 1986.