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Object Number: 31-36-11
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Vulci
Manufacture Location: Attica
Maker: Berlin Painter
Date Made: c. 490 BC
Early Date: -540
Late Date: -440
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Red Figure
Iconography:Nike
Thymiaterion
Athlete
Height: 49.1cm
Credit Line:Gift of Arthur H. Lea, 1931

Description

Obverse: winged Nike flying toward right, head turned back, holding thymiaterion in right hand, floral spray in left hand. Below, border of maeander & cross. Reverse: youth wearing long cloak proceeding to left, looking back, right hand raised to left shoulder, left hand holding staff. Wears wreath: athlete? Damaged. Amphora of Panathenaic shape. Early work of the Berlin Painter.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994)View Objects in Exhibition
Classical Gallery: Greece (1975 - 1989)View Objects in Exhibition
Mini Greek Exhibit (09 Oct 1989 - 1994)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] White, Donald, et al. 1995. The Ancient Greek World:The Rodney S. Young Gallery. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 29View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Kurtz, Donna C. & Beazley, J. D. 1982. The Berlin Painter.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Burn, Lucilla. 1982. Beazley Addenda; Additional references to ABV, ARV and Paralipomena.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Boardman, John. 1979. "The Athenian Pottery Trade: The Classical Period". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 21 (4): 33-39.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Beazley, John D. 1971. Paralipomena: Additions to Attic Black-Figure Vase-Painters and Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters (Second Edition).View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Isler-Kerenyi, Cornelia. 1971. Ein Spatwerk des berliner Malers. Antike Kunst. 14: 25-31. : Page/Fig./Plate: pl. 8.1-2View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Beazley, John D. 1963. Attic Red-figure Vase-painters. : Page/Fig./Plate: 198.15View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Beazley, J. D. 1942. Attic Red-figure Vase-Painters.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Dohan, Edith H. 1932. Four vases from the Henry C. Lea Collection. The Museum Journal. vol. 23 (1): 23-44. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 26-31, figs. 5-7View Objects cited in this Publication
[Electronic] 1997. The Perseus Project.View Objects cited in this Publication

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