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krater

Mycenaean pottery amphoroid krater; wheel-made; vertical strap handles; everted rim with flattened top; decorated in reddish-brown paint: solid bands of paint on neck and foot; parallel lines on lower part of body; chevrons on rim; pictorial frieze at shoulder: a chariot, with two riders, on each side set amidst whorls, murex shells, rocks, lozenges and  stylized flowers; foot perforated with six holes; Late Helladic IIIA2.

AN271410001

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