London, South Kensington
25 April 2001
A CAMPANIAN RED-FIGURE BELL-KRATER
CIRCA 340 B.C.
Side A: a seated draped young woman wearing an himation with a striped and dotted border, holding a grape bunch
Side B: a leopard standing alert, a crossed rectangle above
A wave pattern frieze below rim, palmettes flanked by scrolling flower tendrils under each twin handle, details added in white
7 7/8 in. (20 cm.) high
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