Terracotta calyx-krater (bowl for mixing wine and water)
- 2nd half of 5th century B.C.
- Greek, Attic
- Terracotta; red-figure
- H. 12 in. (30.5 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Jonathan P. Rosen, 1991
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Obverse and reverse, Dionysos and Ariadne reclining among satyrs and maenads
The degree of characterization, particularly in their movements, suggests that the satyrs are performers or derived from actors in a play.