University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:MS4085
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Attic
Provenience: Greece
Manufacture Location: Attica
Date Made: 430 BC
Early Date: -430
Late Date: 430 BC
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Red Figure
Iconography:Satyr
Altar
Dipinto
Greek Inscription
Height: 13.4 cm
Outside Diameter:13.7 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Robert H. Lamborn, 1898

Description

Mug (tumbler with one handle). "Two satyrs scrambling towards an altar. The lower part of the vase in fluted." Intact. The next to bottom flute is reserved. Patches of brownish-purple on satyrs, on altar, and on reserved flute. Over altar, dipinto inscription.(see card for publication information.) Modern paint removed 1961.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Complementary Curiosities: Three Collectors of Antiquities in 19th Century Philadelphia (12 Apr 2012 - 17 Dec 2012) View Objects in Exhibition
Classical Gallery: Greece (1975 - 1989) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Moon, Warren. 1983. Ancient Greek art and Iconography.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Schauenburg, Konrad. "A Dionysiac Procession on a Monumental Shape 8 Oinochoe" in Warren G. Moon, Ancient Greek Art.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Beazley, John D. 1963. Attic Red-figure Vase-painters.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Sparkes, Brian A. & Talcott, Lucy. Black and Plain Pottery.View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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