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South Italian red figured pottery pelike.
Designs red on black ground, with yellow accessories; above each, egg-moulding; below, (a) maeander, (b) zigzags.
(a) Female figure moving to right, with hair tied in a bunch, open cap, beaded fillet, earrings, necklace, bracelets, long girt chiton fastened on shoulders, and sandals, in right hand a fillet, in left a tympanon; above her, a rosette and a taenia; ground-lines indicated.
(b) Female head to left, with close embroidered cap tied at the back by a string, earrings, and necklace; in front, a laurel-branch; above, a window, two rosettes, and a taenia; behind the head, a taenia.
- Made in: Apulia
- (Europe,Italy,Puglia,Apulia (region - archaic))
- Height: 26 centimetres
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Object reference number: GAA66963
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