University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:MS4876
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Attic
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Orvieto
Manufacture Location: Attica
Period: Archaic Greek Period
Date Made: c. 550 BC
Early Date: -600
Late Date: -500
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Black Figure
Iconography:Gigantomachy
Warrior
Quadriga
Lion
Bull
Warfare
Height: 30.7 cm
Outside Diameter:34.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Riccardo Mancini; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1898
Other Number:MS 5663 - Other Number

Description

A; Gigantomachy. At left, warrior stepping up into quadriga. At right, a striding warrior above a fallen warrior. B: Mostly missing but part of group of lion attacking a bull is preserved. A large part of all elements of the shape are missing and restored in plaster. Originally catalogued as MS4876, recatalogued by S. B. Luce as MS5663. Now returned to original number. Jan.


Bibliography:

[Book] 1991. Gens antiquissima Italiae: Antichità dall'Umbria a New York.. Perugia. Electa/Editori Umbri Associati. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 436View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Kurtz, Donna C., and Beazley, John D. 1989. Some Attic Vases in the Cyprus Museum.. Oxford. Oxford University Committee for Archaeology. ed. Revised. pg. 46 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 29, 35View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section.. Philadelphia. University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 100-101, no. 140View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Luce, Stephen B. 1920. "The Museum Journal". Museum Journal. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum. Vol. (December). no. 1. pg. 56-67 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 60-2, fig. 37-38View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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