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Neck Amphora

Object Number:L-64-179
Current Location: On Loan
Culture:Attic
Provenience: Greece
Attica
Athens
Manufacture Location: Attica
Maker: Red-Line Painter
Date Made: c. 500 BC
Early Date: -550
Late Date: -450
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Black Figure
Iconography:Dionysos
Maenad
Quadriga
Grafitto
Height: 26.1 cm
Outside Diameter:16.5 cm
Other Number:99-156 - Philadelphia Museum of Art Number

Description

Neck: lotus-palmette chain (side A), palmettes (side B). A, Dionysos mounting chariot. Quadriga facing right. Dionysos mounting at left. Maenad behind horses. B, Dionysos seated at left; maenad at right. Intact save for very minor chips. Graffiti Etruscan? on underside of foot.

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Stribling, Nicole, and Schertz, Peter. 2017. The Horse in Ancient Greek Art.. Middleburg. Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 127, no. 66View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Beazley, John D. 1978. Attic Black-Figure Vase-Painters.. New York. Hacker Art Books. ed. reprint. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 602, no. 35View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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