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Skyphos

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Object Number:L-64-141
Current Location: On Loan
Culture:Attic
Provenience: Greece
Manufacture Location: Attica
Date Made: 525-500 BC
Early Date: -525
Late Date: -500
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Black Figure
Iconography:Amazon
Sphinx
Warrior
Height: 15.6 cm
Outside Diameter:23.8 cm
Other Number:91-67 - Philadelphia Museum of Art Number

Description

Type A skyphos. In handle zone, A and B: Amazonomachy, two pairs of combatants, a warrior with an Amazon. Facing handle, A and B, a sphinx. Broken and mended. Ray pattern above foot.

Bibliography:

[Book] Beazley, John D. 1978. Attic Black-Figure Vase-Painters.. New York. Hacker Art Books. ed. reprint. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 621, no. 93, The CHC group.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] von Bothmer, Dietrich F. 1957. Amazons in Greek Art.. Oxford. Clarendon Press. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 78, no. 79; pl. IVView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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