Terracotta kantharos (drinking cup with high handles)

Greek, South Italian, Apulian

On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 161

Although black-glazed wares often represent cheaper versions of metal vases, the precise execution and beautiful black gloss make them attractive objects in their own right.

Terracotta kantharos (drinking cup with high handles), Terracotta, Greek, South Italian, Apulian

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