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Red figured pottery kantharos.
Foot restored. Designs red on black ground, with accessories of white and yellow. At the upper junctures of the handles, bearded heads in relief.
(a) Female head to left, with open embroidered cap radiated in front earrings, and necklace; on either side, an Ionic column.
(b) Similar subject. In the field, trefoils.
- Made in: Apulia
- (Europe,Italy,Puglia,Apulia (region - archaic))
- Excavated/Findspot: Naples
- (Europe,Italy,Campania,Naples (province),Naples (city))
- Height: 15 centimetres
Burgon Collection number 291
Greek & Roman Antiquities
Red figured pottery kantharos depicting on both sides a female head facing towards the left with an open embroiderd cap radiated on the front, earings and a necklace, on either side an Ionic column; white and yellow accessories; marked at the upper junctures of the handle with bearded heads in relief; foot has been restored.
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Object reference number: GAA67067
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