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68373
Object Number: L-64-191
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Attic
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Attica
Date Made: 450-400 BC
Early Date: -450
Late Date: -400
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Red Figure
Iconography:Theseus?
Boar
Height: 6.8cm
Width: 10.2cm
Outside Diameter:9cm
Credit Line:Loaned by the Philadelphia Museum of Art
Other Number99-162 - Philadelphia Museum of Art Number

Description

On one side of the handle is a naked male figure running toward left. He wears a hat with a hemispherical crown and a short brim, carries a garment over his left arm, and a club(?) or sling(?) in his right hand. Identity: Theseus has been suggested. On the other side is a boar running toward left. Intact save for one chip under boar and small chips on handle and lip.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Electronic] 1997. The Perseus Project.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] White, Donald, et al. 1995. The Ancient Greek World:The Rodney S. Young Gallery. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 11View Objects cited in this Publication

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