Ancient pottery / Vase painting (106 Subjects)
View of the front of the roman tomb of Zakynthos, erroneously thought to be the Tomb of Cicero. Vases from the monument.
An amphora, probably of the Hellenistic era, found in the city Antium (today Anzio), in Italy. Inscription found in the interior of the vase.
Composition: Urns and kraters of Sicily.
Ancient urn from Sicily.
View of the front of the roman tomb of Zakynthos, erroneously perceived as the Tomb of Cicero. Vases from the monument.
Vases of different usages from Thessaly.
Arab woman from Egypt.
Woman of Symi island.
Roman vases and busts from Marsala (anc. Lilybaeum), Sicily.
Relief showing a scene from the myth of Proserpina, Roman deity equivalent to Greek Persephone. Archaelogical findings from Sicily.
Antiquities from Sicily.
Frontispiece. Scene from ancient vase: Orestes and Electra offer a Libation at the tomb of Agamemnon.
Figure from Athenian red-figure vase, holding trefoil shoot. According to tradition, the curling stem of a species of trefoil cpmmon in Greece gave inspiration to the volute seen in Ionic capitals.
Decorative features of ancient vases.
Figure from Athenian red-figure vase with trefoil plant. According to tradition, the curling stem of a species of trefoil cpmmon in Greece gave inspiration to the volute seen in Ionic capitals.
Ancient oil lamp with symbols of god Hermes, from the area of Kavala.
Theatrical scene, possibly from ancient vase.
Dance scenes from ancient Greek vases and reliefs 6. Greek dancer from Epirus in traditional costume (from the edition by J. H. Hobhouse, 1813).
Dance scenes from ancient Greek vases and reliefs
Pottery makers, Sifnos.
Pottery from Sifnos island.
Attic red figure vases and black figure urn.
Ancient Greek methods of dressing the hair. (From Tanagra figurines).
Head-dresses from Tanagra figurines.
Terra-cotta figurine, Tanagra.
Female everyday costumes of ancient Greece.
Offering to a goddess in the inner court of a house or temple (imaginary reconstruction).