Neck Amphora



From: Italy | Etruria | Orvieto

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number MS4860
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Attic
Provenience Italy | Etruria | Orvieto
Manufacture Location Attica
Creator Lysippides Painter
Date Made 525-500 BCE
Section Mediterranean
Materials Ceramic
Technique Black Figure
Iconography Heracles | Athena | Hermes | Pottery | Pithos

A, Herakles and Eurystheus. Left to right, Hermes; Herakles lifting boar; Eurystheus in pithos; Athena. B, frontal quadriga. Foot and large sections of other elements missing and restored in plaster. The mouth fragment may not belong. Manner of the Lysippides Painter.

Height 50.8 cm
Outside Diameter 30.3 cm
Credit Line Purchased from Riccardo Mancini; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1898

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