Date: last quarter of the 6th century B.C.
Medium: Terracotta; black-figure, Pontic ware
Dimensions: H.: 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 2009
Accession Number: 2009.316
The shape of the cup is derived from Etruscan bucchero models. The decoration shows influences from both East Greece and the Greek mainland. Most noteworthy is the phallos bird that was popular in Athenian vase-painting during the second half of the sixth century B.C.