University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS3439B
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Attic
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Orvieto
Manufacture Location: Attica
Date Made: 550-500 BC
Early Date: -550
Late Date: -500
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Black Figure
Iconography:Inscription
Horseman
Rider
Horse
Woman
Outside Diameter:17.2cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Riccardo Mancini; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1898

Description

Lid of Nicosthenic pyxis. Men, women, youths on horseback. MS 4865D joins MS 3439B [per ABB 2006]; on top of lid in reserved zone 4 horsemen separated by groups of two or more. The inscriptions are nonsense.


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