Attic black-figure pottery amphora depicting a mythological scene

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Details

  • Title

    Attic black-figure pottery amphora depicting a mythological scene

  • Associated place

    Attica (place of creation)
  • Date

  • Material and technique

    pottery, with painted and incised decoration

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    47.5 cm (height)
    rim 20.5 cm (diameter)
    foot 16.6 cm (diameter)
    36.5 cm (width)
    2.1 cm (rim thickness)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Purchased, 1910.

  • Museum location

    Ground floor | Gallery 16 | The Greek World
  • Museum department

    Antiquities

  • Accession no.

    AN1918.64

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Further reading

Vickers, M., Greek Vases (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 1978), no. 16

Beazley, John, Attic Black-Figure Vase-Painters (New York: Hacker Art Books, 1978), no. 5 on p. 296

Beazley, J.D., H.G.G. Payne, E.R. Price, Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, Great Britain 9, Oxford 2 (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1931), no. 3 on p. 98, no. 3 on pl. 4; pl. 5

Vickers, M., Ancient Greek Pottery (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 1999), no. 12 on p. 23, Amphora, no. 12 on p. 23

Burn, L., Glynn, R, Beazley Addenda. Additional References to ABV, ARV2 & Paralipomena (Oxford University Press, 1982), no. 296.5 on p. 39

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