University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:MS4839
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Attic
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Orvieto
Manufacture Location: Attica
Date Made: 500-490 BC
Early Date: -500
Late Date: 500-490 BC
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Black Figure
Iconography:Warfare
Warrior
Youth
Chariot
Shield
Height: 23.5 cm
Outside Diameter:11.8 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Riccardo Mancini; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1898

Description

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.


Bibliography:

[Book] 1991. Gens antiquissima Italiae: Antichità dall'Umbria a New York. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 434View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Haspels, Caroline H. 1936. Attic Black Figured Lekythoi. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pl. 16, 2View Objects related to this Type Citation
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 68, no. 77View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Dohan, Edith H. 1913. Attic Vases from Orvieto. The Museum Journal. 4 (4): 147-161. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 155, no. 9View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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