Attributed to the Painter of New York 52.11.2
Period: Late Classical
Date: ca. 360–350 B.C.
Culture: Greek, South Italian, Lucanian
Medium: Terracotta; red-figure
Dimensions: H. with handles 15 in. (38.1 cm)
H. without handles 13 9/16 in. (34.5 cm)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1952
Accession Number: 52.11.2
While most shapes in South Italian vase painting depend on Attic models, the nestoris is indigenous. It developed from the Messapian trozella and was adopted in Lucania earlier than in other regions, such as Apulia.