University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS4849
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Attic
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Orvieto
Manufacture Location: Attica
Maker: Amasis Painter
Date Made: 560-550 BC
Early Date: -560
Late Date: -550
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Black Figure
Iconography:Winged Man
Horseman
Height: 10.25cm
Outside Diameter:9cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Riccardo Mancini; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1898

Description

Horseman, two figures running toward him, the first a winged youth. To the left are two standing cloaked figures and to the right a single cloaked figure. Shoulder ornament: upright alternating lotus buds and flowers. Shoulder-lekythos, profile preserved from lower wall to base of neck.


Bibliography:

[Book] 1991. Gens antiquissima Italiae: Antichità dall'Umbria a New York. : Page/Fig./Plate: 434View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Von Bothmer, Dietrich. 1985. The Amasis Painter and his World: Vase-Painting in 6th century BC Athens. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 170-1View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Beazley, John D. 1978. Attic Black-Figure Vase-Painters. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 154View 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). : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 64View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Bothmer, Dietrich von. 1960. "New vases by the Amasis Painter". Antike Kunst. 3: p. 71-80. : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 71-80View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 67, no. 78View Objects cited in this Publication

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