The encircling band of this cup is signed on each side: "Taleides made (it)." It is the only known band cup by the potter Taleides, who also made one signed and four unsigned Siana cups and seven signed lip-cups. See Beazley Archive Pottery Database no. 301134, for a lip-cup signed by Taleides. Other signed pieces include an amphora, three oinochoai, a lekythos, loutrophoros and pyxis.