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A Greek (Attic) bell krater (wine bowl)

First quarter 4th century BC


Black on red clay

Height: 33cm
Diameter: 35cm

Museum number: L16

Vermeule catalogue number: Vermeule 512help-vermeule-catalogue-number

Curatorial note

Side A

Woman in long chiton and himation (?) standing facing left with two torches, facing Satyr standing facing right with drinking horn in right hand, and at the far right a woman in a chiton and himation with long, sprouting thrysos vertically in right hand.

Side B

Two youths in long himations, staffs vertically in extended right hands, standing facing a youth centre, standing right in a long himation.

Laurel fillet border under the rim; below the frieze an ovolo border.

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