- late 6th century B.C.
- H.: 1 1/8 x 3 7/16 in. (2.9 x 8.7 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Rogers Fund, 1955
- Accession Number:
This handle would have been one of two that held the bail of a situla (pail). A situla appears on the adjacent cup by Douris (1986.322.1). The projections that secured the handle to the vase are in the form of hippalektrya, composite creatures that are part horse and part cock.