The black-figure technique
, featured on the krater on this month's cover, evolved from earlier geometric designs in Corinth and then Athens.
550-525 BC), the greatest of all masters in the Attic black-figure technique
. Reassembled in what can be described as an honest restoration, the amphora presents fragments of two scenes.
in Athens, potters and painters produced a large number of hydrias, vases for collecting and carrying water, the majority decorated in the black-figure technique
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