|Current Location:||Collections storage|
|Date Made:||480 BCE to 450 BCE|
|Iconography:||Death of Aegisthus|
|Credit Line:||Bequest of Annie May Hegeman, 1948|
|Other Number||L-3-4 - Old Loan Number|
decoration in superposed color; Praxias Group; scene of death of Aegisthus? Clytemnestra. A: L. to R.: Male figure facing right, holding a diagonal spear in 1. hand: Orestes, scabbard in 1. hand, sword in right, attacking Aegisthus who is semi-reclining on the floor; behind Aegisthus a female figure raises double axe above head.
B: 4 female figures all facing left, arms raised or outstretched in various ways. Intact. Color in general well preserved though it has disappeared in some places.
Current & Past Exhibitions:
|The Classical World: Italy ( Apr 1958 - 1969)||View Objects in Exhibition|
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