Skyphos (Drinking Vessel)



Skyphos (two-handled deep cup) decorated in the red-figure technique in the Manner of the Tarquinia Painter. The decoration on both sides shows Eros, flying, carrying a long fillet. An anthemion is undernath each handle on the body of the skyphos. The handles are different, the left one is thin and flat horizontal and the right one is a thick vertical ring with an athemiopn on its top surface. Along the external rim there is a a frieze of a meander.