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Red-figured pottery bell krater.
Designs red on black ground, with white and yellow accessories. Above the designs, laurel-wreath; below, maeander; below the handles, palmettes.
(a) Female figure seated to left on a rock, with hair in a bunch behind, radiated open cap, earrings, necklace, bracelets, and long girt chiton, in left hand a wreath; in right she holds out a phiale containing a spray of leaves to Eros, who confronts her. His hair is gathered in a bunch behind, and he wears a radiated open cap, earrings, necklace, bracelets, and a string of beads round his body; in right hand a wreath, in left he holds up a mirror. In the field, three flowers (two of four petals, one circular), a plant, a wreath, a taenia, and a window (?).
(b) Two ephebi conversing, each with himation and staff; between them hangs a pair of halteres.
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Diameter: 30.48 centimetres
Height: 30.48 centimetres
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Greek and Roman
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