Nolan Amphora


Location: On Display in the Greece Gallery

From: Italy | Campania | Nola

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number L-64-40
Current Location Greece Gallery - On Display
Culture Attic
Provenience Italy | Campania | Nola
Manufacture Location Attica
Creator Providence Painter
Date Made 460-450 BCE
Section Mediterranean
Materials Ceramic
Technique Red Figure
Iconography Athena | Theseus? | Sword | Spear | King | Sceptre

A, Athena and youth (Theseus?). Athena at left, facing right, helmet in right hand, spear vertical in left. Youth faces her at right, wearing short chiton and with cloak draped over arms; circular hat behind shoulder; sword in sheath; a pair of spears in left hand. B, King. Bearded man standing alone, facing right, sceptre held vertical in right hand. Intact, in perfect condition.

Height 34.3 cm
Outside Diameter 18.1 cm
Other Number 82-59 - Philadelphia Museum of Art Number

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