Louterion
The Archaeological Collection and Lapidarium Dr. Grga Novak
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Title: Louterion

Maker: Greek origin (Corinth)

Date or Period: 5th or 4th century BC

Type of Object: a Ship altar

Materials & Techniques: Ceramics

Measurements: Height: 70 cm

Description:
One of the oldest and best preserved altars in the Mediterranean; found in the sea around small rocky islands near Hvar.


Museum: Hvar Heritage Museum

Collection: The Archaeological Collection and Lapidarium Dr. Grga Novak