AN APULIAN RED-FIGURED KANTHAROS
CIRCA 340-320 B.C.
One side with a draped woman and Nike, the woman seated on an altar facing right, holding a tympanum in her left hand, Nike standing before her with her wings upraised, her himation baring her upper torso; the other side with a nude Eros reclining on his himation, his wings outstretched, holding a phiale and a situla; vertical lines above, a band of ovolo on the rim, some details in added white, now mostly lost
11¾ in. (29.8 cm.) high