2791
2792
2793
2794
2795
2796
2797
2798
2799
2800
2801
2802
2803
2804
2805
2806
2807
2808
2809
2810
2811
 
Object is on Display
New Search

Panathenaic Amphora

Object Number:
31-36-17
Current Location:
Culture:
Apulian
South Italian
Provenience:
Mediterranean
Manufacture Location:
Apulia
Maker:
Tarporley Painter
Period:
Classical Greek Period
Date Made:
450-400 BC
Early Date:
-450
Late Date:
-400
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Ceramic
Technique:
Red Figure
Iconography:
Woman
Hydria
Athlete
Youth
Stick
Description:
A. Woman, at left, with hydria; naked youth, at right, with sash. Athletic victor receiving prize (?). B. Woman is fully draped, holds out hydria with both hands toward youth. Youth holds out sash toward woman with right hand. His left arm is akimbo holding up a long piece of drapery which covers left arm entirely and falls down to level of ankle. B. Two youths facing one another. Youth at left is in frontal pose facing right, draped except for right shoulder, right chest and right arm. Youth at right is fully draped except for right shoulder and arm. He seems to be balancing a stick on the back of his outstretched right hand. Maeander and cross below scenes, tongue pattern above; laurel on neck. #8 in roll
Height:
29cm
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur H. Lea

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994)
View Objects in this Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Electronic] 1997. The Perseus Project.
View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Green, J. R. 1986. Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum: University Museum. University Museum 1; USA 22. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 3; p. 54, fig. 1, 1; pl. 1, 1-4
View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Cambitoglou, Alexander & Trendall, A. D. 1961. Apulian Red-Figure Vase-Painters of the Plain Style. : Page/Fig./Plate: 34
View Objects cited in this Publication

You may also be interested in these objects:



See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org

Select objects to add to My Finds list using



Clear List Next - View List
My Finds