Column Krater


Location: On Display in the Greece Gallery

From: Italy | Etruria | Chiusi

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

Object Number MS5688
Current Location Greece Gallery - On Display
Culture Attic
Provenience Italy | Etruria | Chiusi
Manufacture Location Attica
Creator Myson
Date Made ca. 490 BCE
Section Mediterranean
Materials Ceramic
Technique Red Figure
Iconography Youth | Amphora | Woman | Ladle | Skyphos

A) Naked youth advancing to right, holding large storage amphora in outstretched hands. Amphora has garland of ivy leaves dependent from handles. B) Naked woman standing, lower body headed to right, upper body twisted around to frontal view. Right arm behind with ladle in hand. Left arm directed toward right, skyphos in hand. Komos. Complete, though some sections mended, especially on A.

Height 40 cm
Outside Diameter 32 cm
Credit Line Gift of Nina C. Lea, 1921

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