Drinking Vessel card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Drinking Vessel


Currently not on display


Kantharos on flaring conical base, with sharply carinated shoulder, flaring body, thin rim, two high-flung band-handles. Surfaces lightly polished, smooth except for a few hasty incised lines on the sharp edge of the shoulder. Fabric typical fine bucchero, black throughout, with small particles of white grit and mica. Slightly chipped.