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Classical Art Research Centre - Beazley Archive
Etruscan white lekythos C.550BC. Hermes beckons with his right to a woman who wears a heavy mantle over a lighter chiton and adjusts a 'crown' on her head. She stands on the ground, already enveloped by the rocks. In the background, behind the rocks, a shaft-like tomb on a stepped base has been decked with ribbons.
Attributed to the Metope Painter | Terracotta loutrophoros (ceremonial vase for water) | Greek, South Italian, Apulian | Late Classical | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Terracotta loutrophoros (ceremonial vase for water).Terracotta. 3rd quarter of the 4th century B.C.Late Classical.Greek, South Italian, Apulian© 2000–2016 The Metropolitan Museum of Art