Search this Catalogue

Advanced search

rhyton

Fragment of a Mycenaean pottery Pictorial Style rhyton depicting lions (?) or goats (?); wheel-made; the fragment consists of the upper part of the shoulder of a jar (possibly Furumark FS 203) to which is attached a hollow ring inserted into the interior of the vessel, one of several on the original; light brown clay and slip, decorated with lustrous dark red paint. pair of antithetic animals on one side of the ring, with various motifs in the field, including top part of a floral design.

AN760803001

© The Trustees of the British Museum

Loading...