Open Tues–Sun, 10 am – 5 pm


Little Master Cup

Object Number:L-64-182
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Greece
Manufacture Location: Attica
Date Made: 560-530 BCE
Early Date: -560
Late Date: -530
Technique:Black Figure
Iconography:Female Head
Height: 14.2 cm
Outside Diameter:28.4 cm
Other Number:93-184 - Philadelphia Museum of Art Number


Complete except for bit of center and of wall; restored from many fragments. Reserved: resting surface and edge of foot; band on lower wall; handle zone and rim zone; circular area at center of floor, diam. ca. 5 cm. A & B, in rim zone, a female head looking left. Below, in handle zone, a mock inscription on both sides.


[Book] Chiarini, Sara. 2018. The So-Called Nonsense Inscriptions on Ancient Greek Vases.. Leiden. Brill. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 466-467View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Beazley, John D. 1932. "Little-Master Cups". The Journal of Hellenic Studies. The Society for the Promotion of Hellenic Studies. Vol. 52. pg. 174 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 142, 174View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Dohan, Edith H. 1935. "Attic Vases from Memorial Hall". The University Museum Bulletin. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 5. no. 6. pg. 72-76 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 70 f, pl. 4View Objects related to this Actual Citation

You may also be interested in these objects:

Report problems and issues to digitalmedia@pennmuseum.org.