- a deep bowl set on a foot, often having a high voluted or serpentine handle rising from the brim and terminating immediately above the juncture of the body and the stem: used for ladling wine into drinking cups.
Origin of kyathos
Examples from the Web for kyathos
Historical Examples of kyathos
The kyathos (Fig. 181), or ladle, belongs to the same class.The Ceramic Art
Jennie J. Young
On the right is a boy in a short tunic, perhaps holding a kyathos.
A boy in a short tunic stands on the right, and holds a kyathos for drawing wine; a rhyton and a vase are seen above his head.