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Object Number: 31-19-4B
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Attic
Provenience: Greece
Manufacture Location: Attica
Maker: Makron
Period: Archaic Greek Period
Date Made: 490-480 BC
Early Date: -490
Late Date: -480
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Red Figure
Iconography:Youth
Flute
Basket
Column Krater
Skyphos
Drum
Height: 4cm
Length: 10.5cm
Width: 8cm
Credit Line:Gift of Arthur H. Lea, 1931

Description

I) fully draped male holding out a skyphos toward right. A) L to r., flutist facing right; at right, dancing nude youth with garment over shoulders. Between the two, at hip level, a hanging basket. Beneath handle a column krater with a ivy garland. B) youth dancing, nude, garment over left arm, frontal pose, head facing left, skyphos in right hand. Three non-joining sections. A fourth piece with the same number, a base & stem, seems unlikely to belong.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Worlds Intertwined: Classical World Introduction (14 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Article] DePuma, Richard D. 1968. "Preliminary Sketches on Some Fragments by Makron in Philadelphia and Bryn Mawr". AJA. 72 (2): pp. 152-154 & pl. 63.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Ashmead, Ann H. & Phillips, Kyle M. 1966. "An Unpublished Cup by Makron in Philadelphia". AJA. 70 (4): 366-368.View 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).View Objects cited in this Publication

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