University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number: MS400
Current Location: Etruscan Italy Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Etruscan
Faliscan
Caeretan
Provenience: Greece
Greek Islands
Maker: Painter of Wurzburg 817
Date Made: 350-250 BC
Early Date: -350
Late Date: -250
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Red Figure
Iconography:Nike
Satyr
Thyrsus
Height: 27cm
Width: 25cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase, 1896

Description

Etruscan Red-figured Stamnos. A. Nike wearing long, flowing garment advancing toward left, looking back toward right. Wings in white with yellow longitudinal markings.
B. Satyr advancing toward right looking back toward left holding a vertical thyrsus.
Area not occupied by figures is fully occupied by large palmette and foliage arrangements. Key pattern below scene and tongue pattern above; both around full circumference. Egg pattern on lip. Base modern, otherwise intact.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Classical Gallery: Etruscan (1975 - 2000)View Objects in Exhibition
Etruscan World (15 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Turfa, Jean M. 2005. Catalogue of the Etruscan Gallery of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 284, no. 320View Objects cited in this Publication

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