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Burnished black Bucchero ware chalice, Type 2e, with a flaring foot, high narrow stem and a straight sided bowl with the sides sloping outwards; marked on the exterior with a frieze of figures in low relief impressed from a cylinder and forming two groups, the first group is repeated five times and the second six times: a) Zeus (Tinia) seated on a chair to the right with a spear in his right hand and phiale in his left, before him is Apollo (Aplu)? holding up a bow and followed by a draped woman, 2) Female figure seated on a folding stool to the right, behind her are two nude men holding spears, before her a draped woman with long hair and hands extended who is follwed by a nude man with a spear in his right hand, who leads up a draped woman by her wrist, above the frieze three grooves and below a band of notched moulding; broken and reconstructed, foot restored, worn and chipped in places.
- Production date
Diameter: 98 millimetres (base)
Diameter: 153 millimetres (rim)
Height: 151 millimetres
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Noted in the register that it is from the Second Townley Collection.
- Greek and Roman
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