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Object Number: MS1752
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Attic
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Tarquinia
Manufacture Location: Attica
Date Made: Late 6th c. BC
Early Date: -550
Late Date: -500
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Black Figure
Iconography:Amazon
Horse
Heracles
Animal
Height: 40.3cm
Outside Diameter:26.5cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1896
Other Number911 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

Description

A, Herakles, at the left, with sword, in combat with two Amazons, one erect the other falling. B, Two Amazons, each on horseback, each accompanied by a dog, ride to right. Complete.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Electronic] 1997. The Perseus Project.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Uhlenbrock, Jaimee P. 1986. "Herakles: Passage of the hero through 1000 years of classical art.". : Page/Fig./Plate: pl. 15View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Brommer, Frank. 1960. Vasenlisten zur griechischen Heldensage. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 9, no. 90View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Bothmer, Dietrich von. 1957. Amazons in Greek Art. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 49, no.110 & p. 101, no. 122; pl. XXXVIII, 5; pl. LXIII, 4View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Luce, Stephen B. 1917. The Exploits of Herakles on Greek Vases in the University Museum. The Museum Journal. 8 (2): 145-155.View Objects cited in this Publication

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