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Mixing bowl (calyx krater)

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Side A: Youth (Herakles) seated right beneath canopy receiving homage of youth and two satyrs, one approaching with tray (?) Above left, seated maiden holding sceptre-branch and tympanum. Side B: Three draped figures. Above handles: l. altar; r. spray

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. May Sheppard Jordan

Greek, about first quarter of 4th century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Dimensions

31.5 cm (12 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.272

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels