Attic red-figure wine cup
- Art Funded
- 10 x 28 cm
- Bruce McAlpine
The outside bears a frieze of satyrs disguised as athletes, two of whom approach youth accompanied on his journey by a lyre-player. Iconography possibly inspired by a lost comedy with a satyr chorus, appears to be unique in vase painting.
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