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Column Krater

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Object Number:MS5688
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Attic
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Chiusi
Manufacture Location: Attica
Maker: Myson
Date Made: c. 490 BC
Early Date: -540
Late Date: -440
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Red Figure
Iconography:Youth
Amphora
Woman
Ladle
Skyphos
Height: 40 cm
Outside Diameter:32 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Nina C. Lea, 1921

Description

A) Naked youth advancing to right, holding large storage amphora in outstretched hands. Amphora has garland of ivy leaves dependent from handles. B) Naked woman standing, lower body headed to right, upper body twisted around to frontal view. Right arm behind with ladle in hand. Left arm directed toward right, skyphos in hand. Komos. Complete, though some sections mended, especially on A.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Classical Gallery: Greece (1975 - 1989) View Objects in Exhibition
Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Electronic] 1997. The Perseus Project.. Tufts University. Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Beazley, John D. 1963. Attic Red-figure Vase-painters.. Oxford. Clarendon Press. ed. 2nd. Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Beazley, John D. 1942. Attic Red-figure Vase-Painters.. Oxford. Clarendon Press. Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Dohan, Edith H. 1932. "Four vases from the Henry C. Lea Collection". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 23. no. 1. pg. 23-44 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 31-33, fig. 8,9View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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