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Object Number: MS5464
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Attic
Provenience: Greece
Attica
Athens
Manufacture Location: Attica
Period: Geometric Period
Date Made: 720-700 BC
Early Date: -720
Late Date: -700
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Geometric
Iconography:Funeral
Funerary
Game
Chariot
Dancer
Man
Woman
Height: 63.8cm
Outside Diameter:30.5cm
Credit Line:Purchased from E. Canessa, 1916

Description

Neck, A: 6 men dancing, with branches, advancing to right. Neck, B: 5 women dancing, with branches, advancing to right. Mid-body: continous zone, warriors (helmets, shields, two spears) advancing to right. Plastic snakes around lip; vertically on outside of handles; and at very top of shoulder.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994)View Objects in Exhibition
Classical Gallery: Greece (1975 - 1989)View Objects in Exhibition
Mini Greek Exhibit (09 Oct 1989 - 1994)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Electronic] 1997. The Perseus Project.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Rombos, T. 1988. The Iconogrphy of Attic Geaometric II pottery. : Page/Fig./Plate: 99, 140, 374View Objects cited in this Publication
[Journal] Ahlberg, G. Prothesis and Ekphora in Greek Gometric Art.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Betancourt, Philip P. 1969. "The Age of Homer: An Exhibition of Geometric and Orientalizing Greek Art". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 12 (1): 2-14. : Page/Fig./Plate: 8, 9View Objects cited in this Publication
[Journal] Annual of the British School at Athens (BSA) Vol.: XLII. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 149, p. 153View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] 1934. Annual of the British School at Athens (BSA). xxxv. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 167, p. 212View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Coldstream, John N. 2008. Greek Geometric Pottery: A Survey of Ten Local Styles and Their Chronology. 624. : Page/Fig./Plate: 57-58; 295View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Fittschen, Klaus. 1969. Untersuchungen zum Beginn der Sagendarstellung bei den Griechen. : Page/Fig./Plate: 19-20View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Wegner, M. Musik und Tanz. band U. : Page/Fig./Plate: 83View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue] 1965. Guide to the Collections, The University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p.50View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Luce, Stephen B. 1917. A Group of Greek Vases. The Museum Journal. VIII ( no. 1 (March)): pp. 15-28. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 15ff., ill. p. 16View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Tolle, R. 1964. Fruhgriechische Reigentanze. : Page/Fig./Plate: No. 42, p. 19-20 etc.View Objects cited in this Publication

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