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krater

Pottery  wheel-made bell krater of Furumark shape FS 281 with vertical loop handles and a ring base; red clay with buff slip, decorated in brown lustrous paint with a horizontal band at the rim and three horizontal bands around the widest part; within the panel encompassed by these bands are pictures of a  stylised bull and bird; one side the bird is cleaning the horns of the bull with part of a stylised tree and the other side the bird is standing with head turned towards the bull; lozenges appear on both sides; partly reconstructed.

AN760797001

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