University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS4085
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Attic
Provenience: Greece
Manufacture Location: Attica
Date Made: 430 BC
Early Date: -430
Late Date: -430
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Red Figure
Iconography:Satyr
Altar
Dipinto
Greek Inscription
Height: 13.4cm
Outside Diameter:13.7cm
Credit Line:Gift of Robert H. Lamborn, 1898

Description

Mug (tumbler with one handle). "Two satyrs scrambling towards an altar. The lower part of the vase in fluted." Intact. The next to bottom flute is reserved. Patches of brownish-purple on satyrs, on altar, and on reserved flute. Over altar, dipinto inscription.(see card for publication information.) Modern paint removed 1961.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Classical Gallery: Greece (1975 - 1989)View Objects in Exhibition
Complementary Curiosities: Three Collectors of Antiquities in 19th Century Philadelphia (12 Apr 2012 - 17 Dec 2012)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Moon, Warren. 1983. Ancient Greek art and Iconography. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 259, 262, fig. 17.5View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Schauenburg, Konrad. "A Dionysiac Procession on a Monumental Shape 8 Oinochoe" in Warren G. Moon, Ancient Greek Art.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Beazley, John D. 1963. Attic Red-figure Vase-painters. : Page/Fig./Plate: Vol. 2, p. 1122, no. 20View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Sparkes, Brian A. & Talcott, Lucy. Black and Plain Pottery.View Objects cited in this Publication

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