Pottery: red figure amphora.
Designs red on black ground, with white accessories; coarse style. On the neck, wave- and tongue-patterns; below each design, maeander.
(a) A youth seated to left with white fillet, and chlamys under him, holding out an apple in right hand. Before him is a taenia; behind him, a stele.
(b) A youth moving to right, looking back, with fillet, and chlamys over his extended right arm, held up in his left hand.
- Made in: Attica
- Excavated/Findspot: Nola
- (Europe,Italy,Campania,Naples (province),Nola)
- Height: 28.55 centimetres
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Object reference number: GAA42657
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