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Two-handled bowl.

On one side a winged Cupid mounted on a sea-griffin holds the reins in both hands. On the other side a Cupid mounted on a seahorse holds the reins in one hand and the whip in the other. The entire vessel has been cast in one piece and wheel-polished on the outside. The figures, which are engraved on the exterior, appear in relief when viewed from the interior. From a grave on the island of Siphnos. Late 1st c. B.C./early 1st c. A.D.

 
 
 
 
 
     
     
                    
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