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Object Number: MS5399
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Vulci
Manufacture Location: Attica
Maker: Psiax
Menon
Period: Archaic Greek Period
Date Made: c 525 BC
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Red Figure
Iconography:Apollo
Artemis
Leto
Horses
Man
Greek Inscription
Dipinto
Graffito
Height: 61.6cm
Outside Diameter:39cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Davis & Harvey (Coleman Estate Sale); Subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897
Other NumberMS2466 - Old Museum Number

Description

Amphora, Type A,. A. L. to r., Leto, Apollo, Artemis Apollo facing right, Leto and Artemis facing inward Identifying inscriptions (see card) B. Two horses advancing to right and, at right, a standing male figure in Thracian costume looking back. Names of horses inscribed: (see card). On base, graffito inscription: Menon epoiesen. With Greek dipinto and graffito inscription.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Book] Kurtz, Donna C. & Beazley, J. D. 1982. The Berlin Painter.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Beazley, John D. 1963. Attic Red-figure Vase-painters. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 6-7, no. 3View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Beazley, J. D. 1942. Attic Red-figure Vase-Painters. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 8, no. 3View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Bakalakis, Georgios. 1936. Un torse archaique d'Apollon citharede a Delos. BCH. 60: 59-65. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 63View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Richter, Gisela M. 1934. "The Menon Painter = Psiax". AJA. 38: 547-554. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 547View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Beazley, John D. 1925. Attische Vasenmaler des rotfigurigen Stils. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 9View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 95-96, no. 120View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] 1920. Greek Vases. The Museum Journal. 11 (2): 14-20. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 19; pl. at p. 13View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Beazley, John D. 1918. Attic Red-Figured Vases in American Museums. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 6View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] 1914. The Museum Journal. V (1 (March)): pp. 31-36. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 31ff, ill. pp. 32, 3, 5, 6View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Bates, William N. 1905. "A Signed Amphora of Meno". AJA. 9 (2): 170-181. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 170, fig. 1, pl. 6, pl. 7View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Hoppin. Red Figure Vases II. II. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 203View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Smith, H. R. 1932. "New Aspects of the Menon Painter". University of California Publications in Classical Archaeology. 1: 1-64. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 38-46View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Pfuhl, Ernst. 1923. Malerei und Zeichnung der Griechen. : Page/Fig./Plate: fig. 318View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Daremberg, Charles & Saglio, Edmond. 1969. Dictionnaire des antiquités grecques et romaines. : Page/Fig./Plate: s.v. alopekosView Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Des Vergers, Adolphe N. 1864. L'Etrurie et les Etrusques. : Page/Fig./Plate: pl. 9View Objects cited in this Publication

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