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Object Number: MS2444
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Attic
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Cortona
Manufacture Location: Attica
Maker: Onesimos
Period: Archaic Greek Period
Date Made: 490-480 BC
Early Date: -490
Late Date: -480
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Red Figure
Iconography:Athletes
Discus
Javelin
Wrestling
Trainer
Column
Height: 9.3cm
Length: 30.7cm
Outside Diameter:23.5cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Davis & Harvey (Coleman Estate Sale); Subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897

Description

I. Athlete, standing. Right leg crossed over left, toes touching ground. Right arm akimbo. Staff with cross piece at top of vertical in left hand. Youth faces toward his left. Two halteres on ground. A. Left to right, column without capital (or meta?); trainer holding out stick; two nude youths wrestling. On wall, a discus bag and a pair of halteres. B. Three nude youths. Left to right, standing, with looped rope; seated on ground; standing, with javelin.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[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. 27View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] 1991. Gens antiquissima Italiae: Antichità dall'Umbria a New York. : Page/Fig./Plate: 426View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Beazley, John D. 1963. Attic Red-figure Vase-painters. : Page/Fig./Plate: 344View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Beazley, J. D. 1942. Attic Red-figure Vase-Painters. : Page/Fig./Plate: 235View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Beazley, John D. 1925. Attische Vasenmaler des rotfigurigen Stils. : Page/Fig./Plate: 232View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 91View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Hyde, W. W. Olympic Victor Monuments and Greek Athletic Art. : Page/Fig./Plate: 231View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Gardiner, Edward N. 1910. Greek Athletic Sports and Festivals. : Page/Fig./Plate: 392View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Bates, William N. 1907. "Five Red-figured Cylices". : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 140-4; pl. 35View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Transactions II. : Page/Fig./Plate: 232View Objects cited in this Publication

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