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Object Number: 31-36-17
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
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
Height: 29cm
Outside Diameter:16.5cm
Credit Line:Gift of Arthur H. Lea, 1931

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


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994)View Objects in 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, 1-4View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Cambitoglou, Alexander & Trendall, A. D. 1961. Apulian Red-Figure Vase-Painters of the Plain Style. : Page/Fig./Plate: 34View Objects cited in this Publication

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