AN APULIAN RED-FIGURED HYDRIA
CIRCA 340-320 B.C.
With a standing nude youth, a berried beribboned wreath in his hair, a mantle draped over his left arm, holding a phiale in his outstretched left hand, a floral branch in his right, facing a draped female, walking away with head turned back, holding a grape bunch in her left hand and a patera in her right, a band of meander below, a band of laurel above, a large palmette with tendrils below the handles, details in added white and yellow
13 in. (33.1 cm.) high
Private collection, UK, acquired 1974 from The Archaeological Shop, Tel Aviv; and thence by descent to the present owner.