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An Apulian (Greek) gnathia-style skyphos (two-handled deep wine cup)

Late 4th century BC
Gnathia

Puglia
A vase made in a Greek colony in southern Italy.

Black on red clay, incised

Height: 15cm, maximum
Diameter (excluding handles): 14cm
Diameter (including handles): 23cm

Museum number: L20

Vermeule catalogue number: Vermeule 551help-vermeule-catalogue-number

Curatorial note

Incised vine and leaf design around upper outside rim; traces of red, etc. colouring of buds and berries. Reserved bend above foot.


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