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Fragment of a very large krater or cylindrical bowl with wide, smooth lip; the inside surface is smooth. The enrichment from outer rim to body consists of reversed, overlapping waterleaf between two heavy, rolled fillets; the body is delicately carved with slender, curling tendrils and a flattened vine leaf.
Rome; collected by Charles Heathcote Tatham for the architect Henry Holland during the 1790s. See Cornelius Vermeule, unpublished catalogue of the Antiquities at Sir John Soane's Museum, Introduction, transcription of Tatham letters, List 1, no. 53.
Tatham: Drawings, 14, no. 53.
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