12 June 2000
A GEOMETRIC LOUTERION
attic, circa 750-725 b.c.
The deep-bodied krater on a low foot, with two horizontal handles, the center of one side with a small spout at the rim, the two large panels on the shoulder zone divided by vertical lines, each enclosing a figure of a horse amidst geometric ornament, a smaller horse in the panel below the spout, the lower portion of the vessel with plain horizontal bands
12½ in. (31.75 cm) high
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For the type compare plates I,a & b and III in Callipolitis-Feytmans, Les "Louteria" Attiques.
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