Terracotta pelike (jar)

Attributed to the Underworld Painter

On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171

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

Details such as the Erotes, the woman with a swan, the youth by the laver, and the casket associate the iconography with marriage.

Terracotta pelike (jar), Attributed to the Underworld Painter, Terracotta, Greek, South Italian, Apulian

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