c. 550 BC
Amphora Type B (as Richter & Milne, figs. 3-4) Minor pieces missing. A. Center, Poseidon, at left, hurling the island Nisyros on the semi-recumbent giant Polybotes at right. On either side is a fully armed warrior, perhaps giants. B. Frontal quadriga, with charioteer. Lotus and palmette chain above panels, rays above foot.
Bequest of Annie May Hegeman, 1948
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Current & Past Exhibitions:
Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994)
[Catalogue, Exhibition] Pevnick, Seth. 2014. Poseidon and the Sea: Myth, Cult, and Daily Life. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 130, fig. 25
[Article] Dohan, Edith H. 1932. Two vases from the Hegeman collection. The Museum Journal. 23 (1): 64-74.
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