- Museum number
Nikosthenic amphora of burnished black Bucchero ware with open-work handles. The handles were moulded first and then cut out with a winged caryatid at the base and two walking sphinxes above.The central zone of the body is decorated with of incised animals.
- Production date
Diameter: 99 millimetres (base)
Diameter: 136 millimetres (rim)
Height: 341 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- The drawing of the animals shows Corinthian influence.
- On display (G71/dc22)
- Acquisition date
- Greek and Roman
- Registration number