Terracotta pelike (jar)

Attributed to the Underworld Painter

Period: Hellenistic

Date: ca. 330–310 B.C.

Culture: Greek, South Italian, Apulian

Medium: Terracotta; red-figure

Dimensions: H. 19 5/8 in. (49.8 cm)

Classification: Vases

Credit Line: Purchase, 1901

Accession Number: 01.8.14

Description

Obverse, woman seated between youth and woman; above, Eros with fillet, woman, and swan
Reverse, woman and seated youth, Eros above

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