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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
Late Date: c 525 BC
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Red Figure
Iconography:Apollo
Artemis
Leto
Horses
Man
Greek Inscription
Dipinto
Graffito
Height: 61.6 cm
Outside Diameter:39 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Davis & Harvey (Coleman Estate Sale); Subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897
Other Number:MS2466 - 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] Beazley, J. D., and Kurtz, Donna C. 1983. The Berlin Painter.. Oxford. Clarendon Press. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 111View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Saglio, Edmond, and Daremberg, Charles. 1969. Dictionnaire des antiquités grecques et romaines. Reprint.. Graz. Akademische Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt. ed. 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.. Oxford. Clarendon Press. ed. 2nd. 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.. Oxford. Clarendon Press. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 8, no. 3View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Bakalakis, Georgios. 1936. "Un torse archaïque d’Apollon citharède à Délos". Bulletin de Correspondance Hellénique. Vol. 60. pg. 59-65 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 63View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Richter, Gisela M. 1934. "The Menon Painter = Psiax". American Journal of Archaeology. Vol. 38. pg. 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.. Tuebingen. Verlag von J.C.B. Mohr. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 9View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Smith, H. R. 1932. "New Aspects of the Menon Painter". University of California Publications in Classical Archaeology. Berkeley. University of California Press. Vol. 1. pg. 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
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section.. Philadelphia. University Museum. 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. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum. Vol. 11. no. 2. pg. 3-50 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 19; pl. at p. 13View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Hoppin, Joseph C. 1919. A Handbook of Attic Red-figured Vases by or attributed to the various masters.... Cambridge. Harvard University Press. Vol. 2. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 202-203View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Beazley, John D. 1918. Attic Red-Figured Vases in American Museums.. Cambridge. Harvard University Press. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 6View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Hall, Edith H. 1914. "A Red-Figured Amphora Signed by the Potter Meno". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum. Vol. 5. pg. 31-36 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 32-33, 35-36.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Bates, William N. 1905. "A Signed Amphora of Meno". American Journal of Archaeology. Vol. 9. no. 2. pg. 170-181 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 170, fig. 1, pl. 6, pl. 7View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Noel des Vergers, Adolphe. 1864. L'Etrurie et les Etrusques.. Paris. Didot. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pl. 9View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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