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AN APULIAN RED-FIGURED BELL-KRATER
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AN APULIAN RED-FIGURED BELL-KRATER

CIRCA 340-320 B.C.

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AN APULIAN RED-FIGURED BELL-KRATER
CIRCA 340-320 B.C.
The obverse with a maenad and Dionysos, the standing draped maenad to the left holding a thyrsos and a phiale, Dionysos seated to the right atop his himation, holding a wreath and a filleted thyrsos, a phiale behind him, a sprig of laurel in between, a bucranion, dotted fillets and a wreath above; the reverse with two facing draped youths, one with a staff, a tendril in between, haltares (jumping weights) above; a band of meander and dotted cross-squares encircling below, laurel below the rim, palmettes and tendrils below the handles, lines around the handle-roots, details in added white and yellow
15 1/8 in. (38.5 cm.) high
Provenance
Mr. Christian Rizzo, France, 1995.
Sidney Ferris, Portland, Oregon.
with Noel Winters, Scottsdale, 2000.

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