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Object Number: 30-33-133
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Greek
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Attica
Period: Late Geometric IIB
Date Made: 720-700 BC
Early Date: -720
Late Date: -700
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Geometric
Iconography:Funeral
Funerary
Game
Chariot
Warriors
Spears
Shields
Helmets
Sword?
Snakes
Deer
Chariots
Charioteers
Height: 51.5cm
Outside Diameter:26cm
Credit Line:Purchased from the Anderson Galleries (Canessa Estate Sale), subscription of William Hinckle Smith, 1930

Description

Neck, A&B, a panel of 3 warriors (helmet, shield, 2 spears, and sword(?)) advancing to right on one side to left on the other. Handle sone: deer advancing to left on both sides. Continuous zone around mid-body: 4 chariots advancing to right with charioteers & warriors for each. Zone of maeander just below lip, another between handle zone and body zone. Plastic snakes around lip; vertically on outside of handle; and between handle zone and base of neck. Buff clay, glaze shading from black to brown.


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

Bibliography:

[Electronic] 1997. The Perseus Project.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] White, Donald, et al. 1995. The Ancient Greek World:The Rodney S. Young Gallery. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 14View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Thomas, Carol. 1978. "Found: The Dorians: Archaeology and Greek Linguistics at the End of the Late Bronze Age". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 20 (3): 21-25. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 21, fig. 1View Objects cited in this Publication

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