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An Apulian (Greek) mascaroon krater

Late 4th century BC

Made in a Greek colony in southern Italy.

Pottery, incised

Height: 65cm, maximum
Height (excluding handles): 58cm
Diameter (bowl at rim): 36cm, maximum
Diameter (rim, excluding handles): 27.5cm

Museum number: L45

Vermeule catalogue number: Vermeule 533help-vermeule-catalogue-number

On display: Library-Dining Room
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Curatorial note

Medusa-head medallion handles; three pairs of incised lines on body. Rimmed lip and foot.

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