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Accession_Number REDMG:1935.87.34
adlib_title Apulian red figure column krater
Shape Column krater
Shape_description
Material Terracotta
Fabric Apulian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color
Decoration Inside is reserved except for inside of mouth. Top of mouth is red with black wave. Black palmettes on top of handles protrusions. Handles are made of two bars with large square at top. Black between handles and all down body. Side A has an arrow pattern on rim, ivy leaf and dot rosette pattern on lower half of neck, black tongues, warrior in the centre leading two prisoners. Warrior has shield helmet. Rosettes and fillet in field. Double row of dots either side and wave pattern underneath. Side B has an 'SSS' pattern with dots on rim, lower half of neck has ivy leaves with dot rosettes, black band, black tongues, scene of three youths in conversation with crossed circles in field, double row of dots either side and 'SSS' pattern with dots at bottom. Black body, reserved stem, black foot with reserved groove, resevred band at base. Reserved conical base.
Inscriptions
Condition Complete but foot has been repaired. Ruddled figures are fading and now orange. Paint around foot is eroding. Deposits at mouth and inside and especially under base.
Technique/Style Red figure
Provenance
Period Late Classical
Date
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2003.93.0007.jpg
2003.93.0007.jpg
Top view of an Apulian red-figure column krater, showing a warrior with a shield and two spears and two prisoners with bound hands.
2003.93.0008.jpg
2003.93.0008.jpg
Front view of an Apulian red-figure column krater, with panel decoration showing three youths in conversation.
2003.95.0030.jpg
2003.95.0030.jpg
Top view of an Apulian red-figure column krater, showing a warrior with a shield and two spears and two prisoners with bound hands.
2003.95.0031.jpg
2003.95.0031.jpg
Top view of an Apulian red-figure column krater, showing the wave pattern on the rim.
2003.95.0033.jpg
2003.95.0033.jpg
Side view of an Apulian red-figure column krater, showing outside of handle.
2003.95.0034.jpg
2003.95.0034.jpg
Front view of an Apulian red-figure column krater, with panel decoration showing three youths in conversation.
2003.95.0035.jpg
2003.95.0035.jpg
Apulian red-figure column krater: detail of Side B decoration.
2003.95.0036.jpg
2003.95.0036.jpg
Side view of an Apulian red-figure column krater showing handle.
2004.13.0010.jpg
2004.13.0010.jpg
Detailed view of the back (side B) of an Apulian red-figure column krater, showing three draped youths.
2004.13.0011.jpg
2004.13.0011.jpg
Front view (side A) of an Apulian red-figure column krater, showing a warrior with a shield and two spears and two prisoners with bound hands.
2004.13.0012.jpg
2004.13.0012.jpg
Back view (side B) of an Apulian red-figure column krater, showing three draped youths.
2004.13.0024.jpg
2004.13.0024.jpg
Back view (side B) of an Apulian red-figure column krater, showing three draped youths.
2004.13.0028.jpg
2004.13.0028.jpg
Detailed view of the back of an Apulian red-figure column krater, showing a warrior with a shield and two spears and two prisoners with bound hands.
2004.13.0031.jpg
2004.13.0031.jpg
Back view (side B) of an Apulian red-figure column krater, showing three draped youths.
2005.90.0009.jpg
2005.90.0009.jpg

Comparanda
Bibliography CVA Reading 1, pl. 29.6
Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height 49.1
Diameters 33.0 (rim)
Handle_height
Other_dims. Max. W. 39.0
Location Citizenship
Edited_by Karen
Date_edited 20.04.2004
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