Oinochoe, Roman, attributed to the Kantharos Group

Production date
3rd Century CE
Country
Italy
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Object detail

Description
Well proportioned oinchoe decorated with a profile of a woman on the front of the vase. She wears a decorated net in her hair, earrings, and a necklace. Two curly locks of hair hang in front of her ear. The extra details are added in white and yellow. The artwork is clear and defined; the black glaze is still rich, apart from slight undulation on the neck. The handle has been reattached.
Production date
3rd Century CE
Measurements
H 310mm x Diam 118mm
Media/Materials description
Clay
glaze
paint
Registration number
E40245

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