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19425
Object Number:MS3498A
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Attic
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Orvieto
Manufacture Location: Attica
Period: Archaic Greek Period
Date Made: 560-540 BC
Early Date: -560
Late Date: -540
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Black Figure
Iconography:Castor
Horseman
Pollux
Height: 50.9 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Riccardo Mancini; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1898

Description

A & B, in panel, each two frontal horsemen (Dioskouroi?). Missing and restored in plaster: a bit of foot and large sections, including both handles, of all other elements of form. Polydeuces present?

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Electronic] 1997. The Perseus Project.. Tufts University. Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] 1991. Gens antiquissima Italiae: Antichità dall'Umbria a New York.. Perugia. Electa/Editori Umbri Associati. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 434View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Scheibler. 1987. "Bild und Gefass".. J.D.I. Vol. 102. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 83, fig. 19View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Schauenburg, Konrad. 1963. Archaologischer Anzeiger.. Vol. 78. pg. 426 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 426, no. 42; p. 430, fig. 13View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 100, no. 115View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p.100, no.115View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Furtwängler, Adolf. 1913. Kleine schriften.. Beck. Vol. II (1912-1913). Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 498, no. 19View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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