H. 10 3/8 in. (26.4 cm); diameter 7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm); width with handles 9 1/4 in. (23.5 cm)
Rogers Fund, 1941
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
One woman holds a casket, the other a lekythos (oil flask). Such a scene probably has nuptial connotations, but the same figures appear during the late fifth and four centuries B.C. on marble grave reliefs.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1966. The Furniture of the Greeks, Etruscans and Romans. p. 76, fig. 393, London: Phaidon Press.