LARGE ATTIC RED-FIGURE KYLIX
Manner near to the Proto-Panaitian Group, ca. 500 - 490 BC
height cm 11; diam cm 29
Into the central tondo, delined by a single line, a standing youth moving toward the left, wearing a chlamys with a three-line border over his shoulder and red wreath, holding a basket and a bag; near the left border, a Greek inscription. Externally, a sequence of six characters on each side, holding rods, axe, a Krater and a flute. Heavily restored.
Private collection, London; acquired in Brussels from Alara Gallery on 1994; formerly in an old German collection (Düsseldorf).