Intact red-figure cinerary urn vessel with lid.
The red-figure decoration covers both sides of the vessel’s body. It depicts clothed female figures and between them a winged figure — Eros.
It was found in a tomb of the Western cemetery of Ambracia and dates back to the Classical Period.
It is exhibited at the Archaeological Museum of Arta (INo 5689a,b) in Hall A/ Public Life.
“All rights pertaining to the depicted antiquities are reserved by the Ministry of Culture and Sports (Law 4858/2021)”
“The artefact (Intact red-figure cinerary urn vessel with lid) with Index No (INo 5689a,b) is part of the permanent exhibition of the Archaeological Museum of Arta and falls under the authority of the Ephorate of Antiquities of Arta”
“Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports – Archaeological Resources Fund”