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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: 40.3 cm
Outside Diameter:26.5 cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1896
Other Number:911(?) - 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.. Tufts University. Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Uhlenbrock, Jaimee P. 1986. "Herakles: Passage of the hero through 1000 years of classical art.".. Aristide D. Caratzas. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pl. 15View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Brommer, Frank. 1960. Vasenlisten zur griechischen Heldensage.. Marburg/Lahn, N. G. Elwert. ed. 2nd. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 9, no. 90View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] von Bothmer, Dietrich F. 1957. Amazons in Greek Art.. Oxford. Clarendon Press. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 49, no. 110; p. 101, no. 122, pl. XXXVIII 5, LXIII 4View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Rambo, Eleanor F. 1920. "Stories on Greek Vases". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 11. no. 2. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 79-86, fig. 29View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Luce, Stephen B. 1917. "The Museum Journal". Museum Journal. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. (December). no. 2. pg. 145-155 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: fig. 54-55View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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