Fragment of a terracotta bell-krater (mixing bowl)
- late 5th century B.C.
- Greek, South Italian, Lucanian
- Terracotta; red-figure
- H. 3 1/4 in. (8.2 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Gift of Herbert A. Cahn, 1962
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On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 161
Head and arms of an Amazon with a spear
This detail from a mythological representation with numerous figures highlights the ease and rapidity with which the artist handled both the glaze line and the dilute glaze.