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Object Number: MS5481
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Attic
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Attica
Date Made: 500 BC
Early Date: -500
Late Date: -500
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Black Figure
Iconography:Amphitrite
Hermes
Iolaus
Athena
Nereid
Heracles
Height: 19.4cm
Outside Diameter:23cm

Description

Shape as Richter and Milne fig. 170. Complete except for minor fragments. Unglazed: underside of foot (with central glazed circles and central dot); resting surfacel; inner sides of handles; and all of outer wall. On wall below there is a decorative band of alternating vertical red and black lines. On wall above is band of two rows of dots seperated by a line, horizontal. On A, left to right, Herakles, Nereus and 2 females. On B, left to right, Hermes and Athena and Iolaos. This vase was acquired by the University Museum in 1918, Of its previous history nothing is known."


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Book] Uhlenbrock, Jaimee P. 1986. "Herakles: Passage of the hero through 1000 years of classical art.".View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Ridgway, Brunilde S. & Pinney, Gloria F. 1979. Aspects of Ancient Greece: an exhibition organized by the Allentown Art Museum with the cooperation of Gloria Ferrari Pinney and Brunilde Sismondo Ridgway ... Allentown Art Museum, September 16 through December 30, 1979. 1-295. : Page/Fig./Plate: 52-53View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Brommer, Frank. 1960. Vasenlisten zur griechischen Heldensage.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] 1955. LXXV.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Haspels, Caroline H. 1936. Attic Black Figured Lekythoi.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Luce, Stephen B. 1922. "Heracles and the old man of the sea". AJA. vol. 26, no. 2: p. 174.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Rambo, E. F. 1919. "An Attic Black-Figured Skyphos". vol. 10, no. 1 (March). p. 15-19.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Mingazzini, Paolino. Vasi della Collezione Castellani.View Objects cited in this Publication

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