Paestan Fish-Plate

Paestan Fish-Plate

c. 340-330 BC

Red-figure terracotta

Diameter: 38.3 cm (15 1/16 in.); Overall: 7.9 cm (3 1/8 in.); Diameter of foot: 16 cm (6 5/16 in.)

Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. Fund 1985.50


Fun Fact

This plate is decorated with a variety of sea creatures, including octopi, mackerel, spotted sea perch, and shrimp.

See also
GR - South Italy
Greek and Roman Art
Type of artwork: 

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