Terracotta calyx-krater (mixing bowl)
- Late Classical
- ca. 350–300 B.C.
- Greek, South Italian, Apulian, Gnathian
- Terracotta; applied color
- H. 14 1/2 in. (36.8 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
- Accession Number:
The crisp outlines of the shape and the ribbing on the lower part of the body indicate that a metal vase was the source of inspiration. On more luxurious pieces, such as the hydria 23.74 nearby, the ornament is gilded. On simpler pieces, it is painted.