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An Apulian (Greek) bell krater (wine bowl)

Late 4th century BC
Apulian, possibly Campanian

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

Black on red clay with incised potting lines about rim

Height: 21cm
Diameter: 20cm

Museum number: L46

Vermeule catalogue number: Vermeule 535help-vermeule-catalogue-number

Curatorial note

Side A
Large female head facing left.

Side B
Youth, clad in long himation, standing left.

Wave border at underside of lip; fillet below; palmettes beneath handles.


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