From: Italy | Etruria | Orvieto

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number MS4839
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Attic
Provenience Italy | Etruria | Orvieto
Manufacture Location Attica
Date Made 500-490 BCE
Section Mediterranean
Materials Ceramic
Technique Black Figure
Iconography Warfare | Warrior | Youth | Chariot | Shield

Departure of a warrior: youth, shield on back, mounting chariot; facing him, behind horses, a bearded man with a staff. Missing: fragments of body, much of shoulder, all of neck. Lip separate. For shape, decoration of shoulder cf. Haspels "ABL" pl. 16, 2. (Beazley, ABV, p. 379, no. 265: Leagros Group) Dated by Haspels ca. 500-490.

Height 23.5 cm
Outside Diameter 11.8 cm
Credit Line Purchased from Riccardo Mancini; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1898

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