Fragment of a terracotta kylix (drinking cup)
- Attributed to the Codrus Painter
- ca. 425 B.C.
- Greek, Attic
- Terracotta; red-figure
- H. 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm); length 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Rogers Fund, 1919
- Accession Number:
Figure with two phialai (libation bowls) and two young warriors setting out
The preserved part of the cup would have shown a figure offering libations for the departing youths. They have swords and spears. The youth at the right wears a petasos, a traveling hat, suggesting a long journey.