|Summary:||Mother seated, and maid with baby.|
|Ware:||Attic Red Figure, White Ground|
|Painter:||Attributed to the Achilles Painter|
|Date:||ca. 460 BC - ca. 450 BC|
H. 36.9 cm., d. 11.1 cm.
The vase is in fairly good condition. The surface has suffered wear, and has lost most of the added colors.
Mother seated, and maid with baby. On the right a woman sits on a klismos (chair) facing left, her arms open to receive a small boy which a standing woman hands to her. The seated woman wears a chiton and a black himation with red design. Her hair is bound with a wide, red band. Over her head hang two small oil jugs and a mirror. The standing woman on the left wears a girdled chiton or a peplos, and has her hair held up with a red band. The boy is naked. An amulet band lies on his upper body.
Over the head of the boy is an inscription: