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Object Number:MS4841
Current Location: And So the Story Goes...Innovations in Storytelling
Currently On Display
Provenience: Italy
Manufacture Location: Attica
Maker: Exekias
Date Made: c. 550-525 BC
Early Date: -530
Late Date: -525
Technique:Black Figure
Height: 30 cm
Outside Diameter:20.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Riccardo Mancini; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1898


A, in center, citharode facing right; on either side a seated listener. B, citharode alone. Missing: all of base and both handles; sections and fragments of wall, restored in plaster. Near Exekias: the Group of the Naples Psykter-Amphora

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Archives and Archaeology: The Museum's Orvieto Collection (22 Dec 2008 - 23 Feb 2009) View Objects in Exhibition
And So the Story Goes… Innovations in Storytelling (25 Apr 2018) View Objects in Exhibition


[Electronic] 1997. The Perseus Project.. Tufts University. Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] 1991. Gens antiquissima Italiae: AntichitĂ  dall'Umbria a New York.. Perugia. Electa/Editori Umbri Associati. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 434View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Beazley, John D. 1978. Attic Black-Figure Vase-Painters.. New York. Hacker Art Books. ed. reprint. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 148, no.2View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Beazley, J. D. 1931. "Groups of Mid-Sixth-Century Black Figure". The Annual of the British School at Athens. Vol. 32. pg. 1-22 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 2, no. 1View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section.. Philadelphia. University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 68-69, no. 109View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Dohan, Edith H. 1913. "Attic Vases from Orvieto". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum. Vol. 4. no. 4. pg. 147-161 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 151-152View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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