Year: 500-400 a.C.
Dimension: Higth 33,7 cm
Italic, c. 5th - 4th Century BC. A painted Daunian Thymiaterion or Incense Burner, the tall pedestal base with wide flanges and decorated with alternating bands of red and dark brown slip, the top configurated as a litthe vase with globular body and cylindrical neck, with two arching handles. Very rare.
A thymiaterion is a type of censer or incense burner, used in the Mediterranean region since antiquity for spiritual and religious purposes and especially in religious ceremonies