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

    55.5 cm (height)
    rim 26.5 cm (diameter)
    foot 21 cm (diameter)
    37 cm (width)
    1.7 cm (rim thickness)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Purchased, 1965.

  • Museum location

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

    Antiquities

  • Accession no.

    AN1965.118

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Further reading

Beazley, John, Attic Black-Figure Vase-Painters (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1956), no. 1 on p. 335

Beazley, John, Paralipomena: Additions to Attic Black-figure Vase-painters and to Attic Red-figure Vase-painters, 2nd (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1971), para.148

Boardman, John, Athenian Black Figure Vases (London: Oxford University Press, 1974), p. 113; no. 226 on p. 246, no. 226 on p. 142

Boardman, John, Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, Great Britain 14, Oxford 3 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1975), nos 2-5 on p. 21, nos 2-5 on pl. 34; nos 1-2 on pl. 35

Burn, L., Glynn, R, Beazley Addenda. Additional References to ABV, ARV2 & Paralipomena (Oxford University Press, 1982), no. 335.1 on p. 44

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