Pottery: red-figured amphora with cover.
Designs red and white on black ground, with yellow accessories. On the neck, each side, palrnette and egg-moulding; below the designs, all round, maeander. On the shoulder, (a) above the design, rosettes and dots; below, egg-moulding; (b) wave-pattern and palmettes. The designs on the body are in two rows, divided by a band of (a) maeander in perspective, red and white, (b) rosettes and dots; the obverse designs are separated from those on the reverse by palmettes.
On the shoulder (a): Head of Hera (?) turned half to left, with curly hair, white stephane on which are yellow crenelle and chevron patterns, earrings, and double necklace, resting on a flower which branches out on either side in luxuriant blossoms and tendrils; on either side of the head, an alabastron (?).
(a) 1. Scene in Hades: In the centre is Pluto seated to left on a seat painted white, with moulded legs, and maeander along the side; his feet rest on a footstool. He … (See Merlin record for full description)
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