University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS2489
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Italy
Manufacture Location: Attica
Date Made: c. 550 BC
Early Date: -600
Late Date: -500
Technique:Black Figure
Height: 33.5cm
Outside Diameter:22cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Riccardo Mancini; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1896
Other Number951 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number


Amphora Type B. Restored from many fragments, some in plaster. Reserved: underside of foot: lower wall: panel A&B; top of lip. Red lines: around outer edge of foot; Bordering reserved area on lower wall; at level of bottom panels; bordering top of panels; around neck above upper handle attachment; at top of inside lip. Ray pattern in reserved area of lower wall. Panel A: Athena with spear and helmet, aegis and shield facing left, tripod on the ground in front of her. At either side a cloaked male figure facing inward. Panel B: Three nude males dancing, the two outer ones facing inward, the central one facing right.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Archives and Archaeology: The Museum's Orvieto Collection (22 Dec 2008 - 23 Feb 2009)View Objects in Exhibition


[Electronic] 1997. The Perseus Project.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] 1991. Gens antiquissima Italiae: Antichità dall'Umbria a New York. : Page/Fig./Plate: 426View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] 1986. Greece and Rome: The Classic World. #7, p. 7.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Ridgway, Brunilde S. & Pinney, Gloria F. 1979. Aspects of Ancient Greece: an exhibition organized by the Allentown Art Museum with the cooperation of Gloria Ferrari Pinney and Brunilde Sismondo Ridgway ... Allentown Art Museum, September 16 through December 30, 1979. 1-295. : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 18 pp. 42-43View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 68, no. 46View Objects cited in this Publication

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