Attic black-figure pottery plate depicting a hunting scene


  • Title

    Attic black-figure pottery plate depicting a hunting scene

  • Associated place

    Greece (find spot)
    Attica (place of creation)
  • Date

  • Material and technique

    pottery, with painted and incised decoration

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    1.5 cm (height)
    rim 22.8 cm (diameter)
    foot 17 cm (diameter)
    0.6 cm (rim thickness)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Purchased, 1934.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department


  • Accession no.


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Further reading

Beazley, John, Attic Black-Figure Vase-Painters (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1956), no. 4 on p. 115

Brommer, Frank, Herakles : die zwölf Taten des Helden in antiker Kunst und Literatur (Köln: Wien: Böhlau, 1972), p. 22, pl.16

Vickers, Michael J., Greek Vases (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 1978), no. 14

Burn, L., Glynn, R, Beazley Addenda. Additional References to ABV, ARV2 & Paralipomena (Oxford University Press, 1982), no. 115.4 on p. 14

Carpenter, T.H., Art and Myth in Ancient Greece (London: Thames and Hudson, 1991), p. 44; no. 74 on p. 250, no. 74 on p. 62

Vickers, Michael, J., Ancient Greek Pottery (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 1999), no. 10 on p. 21, no. 10 on p. 21

M. Bergeron, ‘Revisiting a Plate in the Ashmolean Museum: a new interpretation’, R. Morais, D. Leão and D. Rodriguez-Pérez, There and Back Again: Greek Art in Motion. Studies in Honour of Sir John Boardman on the Occasion his 90th Birthday, (2019), on pp 174-184, fig. 1 on p. 175

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