Location: On Display in the Greece Gallery

From: Italy | Etruria | Orvieto

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number MS4833
Current Location Greece Gallery - On Display
Culture Archaic Greek | Etruscan
Provenience Italy | Etruria | Orvieto
Manufacture Location Attica
Creator Group E
Period Archaic Greek Period
Date Made ca. 550-540 BCE
Section Mediterranean
Materials Ceramic
Technique Black Figure
Iconography Warrior | Chariot | Woman | Child | Theseus | Minotaur | Ariadne? | Warfare

A, warrior leaving home, with chariot. Chariot heading left. At least two male figures are behind the horses. A woman and a warrior at the horses' heads. Woman puts hand on shoulder of a child. B, Theseus and the Minotaur. Theseus and the Minotaur are centrally placed. 5 onlookers, two to the left and three to the right. Four are male; one, to left of Theseus, is female (Ariadne?). Near Group E: Various.

Outside Diameter 32 cm
Credit Line Purchased from Riccardo Mancini; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1898

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