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Medium:
earthenware
Dimensions:
H x diam.: 29.1 × 27 cm (11 7/16 × 10 5/8 in.)
Type:
ceramics
Decorative Arts
krater
Object Name:
krater
Made in:
Italy
Date:
350–300 BC
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Bell-shaped body with two up-turned handles, set on a straight high foot. Between bands of twin leaves (above) and running waves (below), a maenad holding a phiale, and a satyr; on opposite side, two draped youths; large anthemion under each handle. Red figures on black ground; small white highlights in details. Inner surface black.
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Leo Wallerstein
Accession Number:
1957-23-2
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq445f2599b-fff9-425a-b28a-3c9878f233c7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1957-23-2