Terracotta column-krater (mixing bowl)
- Attributed to the Painter of the Bari Orestes
- Late Classical
- ca. 375–350 B.C.
- Greek, South Italian, Apulian
- Terracotta; red-figure
- H. with handles 17 3/16 in. (43.7 cm)
H. without handles 17 in. (43.2 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Purchase by subscription, 1896
- Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 161
Obverse, woman and two Oscan youths
Reverse, three youths
The figures carry paraphernalia for an observance—trays with cakes, a nestoris (an Italic type of jar), and a bunch of grapes that suggests a Dionysiac connection.