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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. B. Two horses advancing to right and, at right, a standing male figure in Thracian costume looking back. Names of horses inscribed. On base, incised inscription: Menon epoiesen.


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. 1983. The Berlin Painter. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 111View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Daremberg, Charles & Saglio, Edmond. 1969. Dictionnaire des antiquités grecques et romaines. Reprint. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: s.v. alopekosView Objects related to this Type Citation
[Book] Beazley, John D. 1963. Attic Red-figure Vase-painters. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 6-7, no. 3View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Beazley, J. D. 1942. Attic Red-figure Vase-Painters. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 8, no. 3View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Bakalakis, Georgios. 1936. "Un torse archaique d'Apollon citharede a Delos". BCH. 60: 59-65. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 63View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Richter, Gisela M. 1934. "The Menon Painter = Psiax". AJA. 38: 547-554. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 547View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Beazley, John D. 1925. Attische Vasenmaler des rotfigurigen Stils. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 9View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 95-96, no. 120View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Luce, Stephen B. 1920. [Description of Mediterranean Section Collections]. The Museum Journal. 11 (2): 3-50. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 19; pl. at p. 13View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Beazley, John D. 1918. Attic Red-Figured Vases in American Museums. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 6View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Bates, William N. 1905. "A Signed Amphora of Meno". AJA. 9 (2): 170-181. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 170, fig. 1, pl. 6, pl. 7View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Hoppin. Red Figure Vases II. II. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 203View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Smith, H. R. 1932. "New Aspects of the Menon Painter". University of California Publications in Classical Archaeology. 1: 1-64. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 38-46View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Pfuhl, Ernst. 1923. Malerei und Zeichnung der Griechen. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: fig. 318View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Hall, Edith H. 1914. "A Red-Figured Amphora Signed by the Potter Meno". The Museum Journal. 5: 31-36. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 32-33, 35-36.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Noel des Vergers, Adolphe. 1864. L'Etrurie et les Etrusques. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pl. 9View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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