Large pottery black glazed wine Calyx Krater with flared rim,
two upward curved handles and set on a prominent foot;
decorated in applied white and ochre with the head of a lady
and, on the reverse, a bird carrying a twig in its beak; four
small bunches of grapes, and two suns also appear.
Canosa, Apulia, Greek South East Italy
c. 350 B C
Height: 46 cms
The Calyx Krater was a mixing bowl for wine and water
Condition: Complete and without fault.