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Mixing bowl (calyx krater) with Dionysos and Satyrs

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Side A: Dionysos walking to right, attended by two satyrs and a maenad. Side B: Three youths in himations. Painted over in parts.


By date unknown: Thomas G. Appleton Collection (purchased from Alessandro Castellani and said to be from Ruvo); gift of Thomas G. Appleton to MFA, 1876

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas Gold Appleton

Greek, Classical Period, 400–375 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Corinth, Corinthia, Greece


Height: 37.2 cm (14 5/8 in.); diameter 38 cm (14 15/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure


The Ancient World