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Object Number: MS2463
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Attic
Provenience: Greece
Attica
Manufacture Location: Attica
Date Made: 525-500 BC
Early Date: -525
Late Date: -500
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Black Figure
Iconography:Women
Fountain
Hydria
Heracles
Nemean Lion
Athena
Iolaus
Architecture
Pottery
Height: 46.3cm
Outside Diameter:30.5cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Davis & Harvey (Coleman Estate Sale); Subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897
Other Number231 - Coleman Sale Number

Description

Main panel: Three women at fountain with hydriai. Left to right, Woman with hydria on side on head; woman with hydria on foot on head; woman holding out hydria toward fountain. Shoulder scene: Herakles and the Nemean Lion. Athena seated at the left. Center Herakles and the Lion. Right Iolaos seated holding club (?). Sections of the panel missing, restored in plaster. Probably also handles.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994)View Objects in Exhibition
Classical Gallery: Greece (1975 - 1989)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Electronic] 1997. The Perseus Project.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Greifenhagen, von Adolf. 1978. Zeichnungen nach attisch schwarzfigurigen Vasen im Deutschen Archaologischen Institut, Rom. Archaologischer Anzeiger. 93 (4): 499-554. : Page/Fig./Plate: p.502, fig. 4-5View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Brommer, Frank. 1960. Vasenlisten zur griechischen Heldensage.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Dunkley, B. 1936. "Greek Fountain-Buildings Before 300 BC". The Annual of the British School at Athens. 36: 1-212.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Luce, Stephen B. 1917. The Exploits of Herakles on Greek Vases in the University Museum. The Museum Journal. 8 (2): 145-155.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Auction] 1897. The Robert H. Coleman Collection of Archaeological Objects. Catalogue.View Objects cited in this Publication

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