Location: On Display in the Greece Gallery

From: Mediterranean

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number 30-33-133
Current Location Greece Gallery - On Display
Culture Greek
Provenience Mediterranean
Manufacture Location Attica
Period Late Geometric IIB
Date Made 720-700 BCE
Section Mediterranean
Materials Ceramic
Technique Geometric
Iconography Funeral | Funerary | Game | Chariot | Warriors | Spears | Shields | Helmets | Sword? | Snakes | Deer | Chariots | Charioteers

Neck, A&B, a panel of 3 warriors (helmet, shield, 2 spears, and sword(?)) advancing to right on one side to left on the other. Handle sone: deer advancing to left on both sides. Continuous zone around mid-body: 4 chariots advancing to right with charioteers & warriors for each. Zone of maeander just below lip, another between handle zone and body zone. Plastic snakes around lip; vertically on outside of handle; and between handle zone and base of neck. Buff clay, glaze shading from black to brown.

Height 51.5 cm
Outside Diameter 26 cm
Credit Line Purchased from the Anderson Galleries (Canessa Estate Sale), subscription of William Hinckle Smith, 1930

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