Terracotta kyathos (cup-shaped ladle)

Terracotta; black-figure | 8.1in | c. 520-510 B.C.

Unknown Artist

Between eyes, woman playing aulos (double flute); at the handle, doves

It is impossible to determine whether the woman is a maenad (a follower of the god of wine, Dionysos) or an entertainer and whether some comparison is being drawn between the sou...
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