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AN ATTIC RED-FIGURED BELL-KRATER
CIRCA 440 B.C.
The obverse with a woman at the center seated on a klismos, playing a lyre, the plectrum in her right hand, wearing a chiton and himation, her hair in a sakkos, a woman standing before her, wearing a peplos, holding a box in her right hand, a scroll in her left, and to the left a standing woman playing the double aulos, wearing a peplos, her hair bound in a broad fillet; the reverse with a standing draped woman between two draped youths; an encircling band of meander with saltire squares below the scenes, a band of laurel below the rim, adorsed palmettes and tendrils below the handles, tongues framing the handle roots