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Object Number:L-64-185
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Attic
Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Vulci
Manufacture Location: Attica
Maker: Kleophrades Painter
Date Made: c 490 BC - 480 BC
Early Date: -491
Late Date: c 490 BC - 480 BC
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Red Figure
Iconography:Heracles
Nemean Lion
Theseus
Marathonian Bull
Greek Inscription
Tree
Height: 33.503 cm
Width: 40.005 cm
Outside Diameter:30 cm
Other Number:99-204 - Philadelphia Museum of Art Number

Description

A.: Herakles and the Nemean lion. Herakles at left, grappling with lion; tree behind. To left, Herakles' club and, above, bow and quiver. Above Herakles, in retrograde, inscribed: "kalos ei." B.: Theseus and the Marathonian Bull. Theseus at lefy, foot on head of bull, club in right hand. Tree behind. Above tail of bull, a pointed cap. Behind Theseus, his garment, hanging. Along Theseus' right arm and club: "kalos ei" in retrograde. Intact, in perfect condition.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994) View Objects in Exhibition
Discovering the Past: Highlights from the University Museum (IBM) (20 Jun 1989 - 20 Aug 1989) View Objects in Exhibition
Mini Greek Exhibit (09 Oct 1989 - 1994) View Objects in Exhibition
Classical Gallery: Greece (1975 - 1989) View Objects in Exhibition

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