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Large black glazed pottery oinochoe
Trefoil mouth, a ring foot reserved on the base and a convex shaped fluted body, ribbed all over apart from front.
Crowned dancing female figure with red clothing, gilt bracelets and a buff himation over her left shoulder, her flesh is painted white, her right hand is raised overhead and a taenia hangs from her right arm, before her is a tree and phiale.
- Excavated/Findspot: Capua
- (Europe,Italy,Campania,Caserta (province),Capua)
- Height: 18.8 centimetres
The mouth is partially reconstructed and there is fragments now missing, the glaze is worn and chipped in places.
Greek & Roman Antiquities
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Object reference number: GAA66211
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