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Object Number: MS2448
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Attica
Maker: Antiphon Painter
Euphronios, potter
Date Made: 500-475 BC
Early Date: -500
Late Date: -475
Technique:Red Figure
Height: 9.3cm
Width: 31cm
Depth: 9.7cm
Outside Diameter:24.5cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Davis & Harvey (Coleman Estate Sale); Subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897
Other Number730 - Other Number
212 - Coleman Sale Number


Kylix, type B. A few missing pieces of wall & lip restored in plaster. Reserved: "cone" of underside of foot; narrow band around outer edge of bottom; outer edge of foot; inside of handles. Tondo of interior bordered by a band of maeander. In tondo is a youth wearing a garment covering him from waist to mid-thigh. He faces to your right, left foot forward. He holds out behind him a small pig. In his outstretched left hand he holds a basket. Numerous small holes drilled though surface for mending ancient breaks. In field in front of boy is a dipinto inscription (see card); and behind him is another inscription (see card).

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994)View Objects in Exhibition
Mini Greek Exhibit (09 Oct 1989 - 1994)View Objects in Exhibition


[Catalogue, Exhibition] Neils, Jenifer & Oakley, John H. 2003. Coming of Age in Ancient Greece. Images of Childhood from the Classical Past. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 105View Objects cited in this Publication
[Electronic] 1997. The Perseus Project.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] White, Donald, et al. 1995. The Ancient Greek World:The Rodney S. Young Gallery. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 23View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Beazley, John D. 1963. Attic Red-figure Vase-painters. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 337, no. 24View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Beazley, J. D. 1942. Attic Red-figure Vase-Painters. : Page/Fig./Plate: p.231View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Beazley, John D. 1925. Attische Vasenmaler des rotfigurigen Stils. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 235, no. 78View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Hall, E. E. 1913. A Red-Figured Kylix. The Museum Journal. 4 (4): 162-163. : Page/Fig./Plate: fig. 140View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Bates, William N. 1909. "Archaeological Discussions". AJA. 13: 187-248. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 210, fig. 3View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Bates, William N. 1907. "Five Red-figured Cylices". : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 144-6; pl. 36View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Auction] 1897. The Robert H. Coleman Collection of Archaeological Objects. Catalogue. : Page/Fig./Plate: illus. after p. 20View Objects cited in this Publication

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