London, South Kensington
28 April 2004
A CAMPANIAN RED-FIGURE BELL KRATER, ATTRIBUTED TO THE BOSTON READY PAINTER
CIRCA 325-300 B.C.
Side A: a central female figure with draped himation, flanked by attendants carrying situlae, thyrsoi, a mirror and wreath, garlands above
Side B: three himation clad youths
Elaborate palmettes beneath the handles, scroll ground-line and laurel below the rim, details in added white, repaired
15¾ in. (40 cm.) high
Acquired in the late 1980s/early 1990s, Krefeld.
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