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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: -480
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Red Figure
Iconography:Heracles
Nemean Lion
Theseus
Marathonian Bull
Greek Inscription
Tree
Height: 33.503cm
Width: 40.005cm
Outside Diameter:30cm
Credit Line:Loaned by the Philadelphia Museum of Art
Other Number99-204 - 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
Classical Gallery: Greece (1975 - 1989)View Objects in Exhibition
Mini Greek Exhibit (09 Oct 1989 - 1994)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Quick, Jennifer. 2004. Magnificent Objects from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 123, fig. 111View Objects cited in this Publication
[Electronic] 1997. The Perseus Project.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Lindsey, Jack L. & Sewell, Darrel. 1996. The Cadwalader Family: Art and Style in Early Philadelphia. PMA Bulletin 91 (Fall). : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 38, fig. 44View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] White, Donald, et al. 1995. The Ancient Greek World:The Rodney S. Young Gallery. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 5View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Horne, Lee C. 1985. Introduction to the Collections of The University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 35, fig. 13View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Boardman, John. 1979. "The Athenian Pottery Trade: The Classical Period". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 21 (4): 33-39. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 37, 6View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Beazley, John D. 1971. Paralipomena: Additions to Attic Black-Figure Vase-Painters and Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters (Second Edition).View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Philippaki, Barbara. 1967. The Attic Stamnos.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue] 1965. Guide to the Collections, The University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p.52View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Beazley, John D. 1963. Attic Red-figure Vase-painters.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Brommer, Frank. 1960. Vasenlisten zur griechischer Heldensage.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Dinsmoor, William B. 1943. "Early American Studies of Mediterranean Archaeology". Transactions. 87 (1): 70-104.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Beazley, J. D. 1942. Attic Red-figure Vase-Painters.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Richter, G. M. 1936. XL, no. 1. p. 100 ff.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Dohan, Edith H. 1935. "Attic Vases from Memorial Hall". The University Museum Bulletin. 5 (6) : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 72, 76, pl. 5View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Dohan, Edith H. 1935. A Recent Acquisition of the University Museum, Philadelphia. AJA. 39 (4): 451-452.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Beazley, John D. 1933. Der Kleophrades-Maler.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Beazley, John D. 1925. Attische Vasenmaler des rotfigurigen Stils.View Objects cited in this Publication
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[Article] Paton, James M. 1907. "Archaeological News". AJA. 11 : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 119View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Hall, Edith H. 1906. "Greek and Italian Pottery". Bulletin of the Pennsylvania Museum. 4 (16/October): 53-57. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 55, fig. 6View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Bonaparte, Lucien. 1829. Museum Etrusque de Lucien Bonaparte Prince de Canino, Fouilles de 1828 a 1829, Vases peints avec inscriptions.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Journal] Antike Kunst.View Objects cited in this Publication

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