Terracotta kantharos (wine cup) with a satyr's mask on both sides
- 6th century B.C.
- H. with handles 8 3/8 in. (21.3 cm)
H. without handles 7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Gift of The American Society for the Exploration of Sardis, 1916
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The kantharos was associated closely with Dionysos, god of wine. Examples with a face on both sides were often produced in the East Greek cities of Asia Minor. The lower part of the vase is restored.