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Red figured pottery kantharos.
Designs red on black ground, with accessories of white and yellow.
(a) Female head to left, with open embroidered cap radiated in front, earrings, and necklace; on either side, an Ionic column.
(b) Similar subject.
- Made in: Apulia
- (Europe,Italy,Puglia,Apulia (region - archaic))
- Excavated/Findspot: Anzi
- (Europe,Italy,Basilicata,Potenza (Lucania - province),Anzi)
- Height: 20 centimetres
Greek & Roman Antiquities
Red figured pottery kantharos depicting, A: Female head facing towards the left with an open embroidered cap radiated on the front, earings and a necklace, on either side an Ionic column; B: similar subject; white and yellow accessories.
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Object reference number: GAA67063
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