Location: On Display in the Etruscan Italy Gallery

From: Italy | Latium | Ardea

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

Object Number L-29-47
Current Location Etruscan Italy Gallery - On Display
Culture Etruscan
Provenience Italy | Latium | Ardea
Date Made 6th c. BCE
Section Mediterranean
Materials Ceramic
Technique Black Figure
Iconography Youth | Horse

A, Naked youth standing beside (on other side of?) horse, pose of both toward left. Youth places right hand on horse's neck, the other is stretched out behind him, perhaps preparing to mount. B, Two standing, naked youths, both in three quarter view with one foot forward. The one at right looks towards the other, his arms down, about equidistant from his sides. The one at left is advancing toward the other but his head is turned back. His right arm is down, a little distance from his thigh. His left arm is up, supporting a narrow piece of drapery on his upper left arm. Many palmettes below handles, on shoulders, and on both sides of neck. Recomposed from fragments. Museum Bulletin 22, 1958, p. 9, right

Height 47.9 cm
Width 27.5 cm
Other Number 29-5-56 - Philadelphia Museum of Art Number

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