University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS2492
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Attic
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Orvieto
Manufacture Location: Attica
Date Made: c. 500 BC
Early Date: -550
Late Date: -450
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Black Figure
Iconography:Maenad
Vines
Dance
Height: 17.5cm
Outside Diameter:13.8cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Riccardo Mancini; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1896
Other Number954 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

Description

Oinochoe shape IV. Unglazed: underside of disk foot and panel on front. Relief ring at base of neck painted red. Borders of panel: above, black tongue pattern; at each side vertical zig-zag line between two pairs of vertical lines. The scene in the panel is of two maenads dancing, one towards the left, the other towards the right, both facing inward, vines intwined around and above them.


Bibliography:

[Book] 1991. Gens antiquissima Italiae: Antichità dall'Umbria a New York. : Page/Fig./Plate: 427View 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). : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 191View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Beazley, John D. 1978. Attic Black-Figure Vase-Painters. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 443, no. 9View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 69, no. 69View Objects cited in this Publication

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