Terracotta column-krater (bowl for mixing wine and water)
- Attributed to the Praxias Group
- Late Archaic or Early Classical
- ca. 480–450 B.C.
- Terracotta; superposed red
- H.: 13 7/8 in. (35.2 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Purchase, 1896
- Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 170
Obverse, komos (revel). Reverse, 2 youths
The subject, composition, and shape of this bowl are all influenced by Greek prototypes of the sort imported by the Etruscans throughout the late sixth and the fifth centuries B.C.