University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS4858C
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Attic
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Orvieto
Manufacture Location: Attica
Date Made: 550-575 BC
Early Date: -550
Late Date: -575
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Black Figure
Iconography:Leopard
Bird
Credit Line:Purchased from Riccardo Mancini; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1898

Description

Part of Little Master cup including one handle, section of rim, handle zone and lower wall. Completely glazed except for handle zone, inside of handle, and a wheel reserved band encircling mid-wall. Handle zone; to left of handle a panther facing left; to right of handle a second panther facing right, and a large bird, head missing, wing outstretched.


Bibliography:

[Book] 1991. Gens antiquissima Italiae: Antichità dall'Umbria a New York. : Page/Fig./Plate: 435View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 64, no. 52View Objects cited in this Publication

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