University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS1753
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Attic
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Tarquinia
Manufacture Location: Attica
Date Made: 550-500 BC
Early Date: -550
Late Date: -500
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Black Figure
Iconography:Athena
Heracles
Nemean Lion
Hermes
Height: 45cm
Outside Diameter:26.5cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1896
Other Number910 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

Description

A, Herakles, at left, in combat with the Lion; Athena stands behind, facing right. B, Surface in bad condition: at left, Hermes; at right Herakles; in center, lower drapery and foot? of female? figure. Parts of upper wall, neck and rim missing and restored in plaster.


Bibliography:

[Electronic] 1997. The Perseus Project.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Luce, Stephen B. 1917. The Exploits of Herakles on Greek Vases in the University Museum. The Museum Journal. 8 (2): 145-155.View Objects cited in this Publication

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