University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS4853
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Attic
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Orvieto
Manufacture Location: Attica
Date Made: 540-500 BC
Early Date: -540
Late Date: -500
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Black Figure
Iconography:Hermes
Quadriga
Goat
Panther
Warfare
Height: 42cm
Outside Diameter:33cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Riccardo Mancini; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1898

Description

Main panel: quadriga proceeding to right, Hermes (?) leading. Parts of two other figures behind the horses. Frieze below panel: Two pairs of confronted goats and panthers. Base, and pieces of all elements missing. Sept 1984: Additional fragments are in a box Cab. XXX-4. These include a figured fragment of the shoulder which is now catalogued as MS4853A/28. Shoulder fragment joined to MS 4853


Bibliography:

[Electronic] 1997. The Perseus Project.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] 1991. Gens antiquissima Italiae: Antichità dall'Umbria a New York. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 434View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Brommer, Frank. 1960. Vasenlisten zur griechischen Heldensage. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 126, no. 60View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 100, no. 134View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Luce, Stephen B. 1920. Attic Vases from Orvieto. The Museum Journal. 11 (1): 56-67.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] XI. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 59, fig. 36View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section. : Page/Fig./Plate: p.100, no.134View Objects cited in this Publication

You may also be interested in these objects:


See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org

© Penn Museum 2016 Sitemap / Contact / Copyright / Disclaimer / Privacy / Upenn