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Section of funerary banquet relief

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The heroized deceased reclining at his banquet is accompanied by a small attendant at the lower right. He has beside him a representation in marble of one of those large bronze volute kraters on stands such as have survived in some numbers from antiquity and from scattered areas of the Greek...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson

Greek, Late Classical Period, 4th century B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Sculpture in Stone (MFA), no. 082; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 109 (additional published references).

Dimensions

Height x width: 34.5 x 18 cm (13 9/16 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.320

Medium or Technique

Marble, Pentelic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture