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  • Description

    Pottery: fragment of Arretine krater.
    Maenad dancing to right, with head thrown back and right hand extended downwards; her hair falls in curls over the shoulders, and she wears long girt chiton with apoptygma, transparent over the thighs and leaving the right breast bare; she raises the edge with left hand from behind her shoulder. Her legs from the knees are wanting. Above are two wreaths.


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  • Materials

  • Ware

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 8.7 centimetres (max)
    • Width: 6 centimetres (max)
  • Bibliography

    • Roman Pottery L59 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

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  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Greek & Roman Antiquities

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Object reference number: GAA54708

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