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Krater (mixing bowl)

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Applied decoration technique. Above middle a band decorated with flower design; below this reeding. Between handles: Side A: An Eros driving dogs, preceded by an Eros with torch, and followed by one with flutes. Erotes and dogs white. Side B: Two draped females, one draped and one nude male...

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Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren; purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, South Italian, Early Hellenistic Period, About 300 B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Vase-Painting in Italy (MFA), no. 130.

Dimensions

45.5 cm (17 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.8126

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Gnathian Ware

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels