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Pottery: base of Calenian phiale.
Ge seated on a rock to left, with cap, and himation over lower limbs, in right hand a large cornucopia, left hand on the rock. An Eros flies up to right, and another sits on her knee grasping the cornucopia, on the top of which fruit is visible.
Diameter: 7.30 centimetres (max)
- Curator's comments
- BM Cat. Vases
Benndorf, Gr. u. Sic. Vasenb. pl. 57, 9, p. 113; Ann. dell’ Inst. 1884, p. 47; Milani in Rom. Mittheil. v. (1890), p. 105.
Cf. Froehner, Coll. E. Plot, no. 199, and Vienna Cat. 575. Milani interprets the female figure as Eirene, and the child on her knees as Ploutos.
- Not on display
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- Greek and Roman
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