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Kylix

Object Number:MS3433
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Attic
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Orvieto
Manufacture Location: Attica
Date Made: ca. 540-520 BCE
Early Date: -520
Late Date: -520
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Black Figure
Height: 5 cm
Outside Diameter:14.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Riccardo Mancini; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1898

Description

Little master cup. Stem and foot entirely missing. Handles restored on plaster. Remainder restored from fragments with a few minor pieces missing. Interior: reserved circular area in center of floor. Small wheel painted circle around center and a central purple dot. Exterior: reserved band aroud lower wall. Handle zone and lip zone reserved. In lip zone, A&B, a pair of confronted panthers(?), heads turned back. A small palmette on either side of each handle.

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 64, no. 52View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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