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

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