Attic red-figure Kerch style pottery pelike depicting a mythological scene

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  • Title

    Attic red-figure Kerch style pottery pelike depicting a mythological scene

  • Artist/maker

    possibly The Amazon Painter (350 - 330 BC)
  • Associated place

    Attica (place of creation)
  • Date

  • Material and technique

    pottery, with painted decoration

  • Technique index

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    28.1 cm (height)
    rim 19 cm (diameter)
    foot 13 cm (diameter)
    19 cm (width)
    1.5 cm (rim thickness)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Purchased, 1969.

  • Museum location

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


  • Accession no.


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Further reading

Vickers, M., A.C. Brown & H.W. Catling, ‘Recent Acquisitions by the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford’, Archaeological Reports, 21, (1974-1975), 27 on p. 31, illus. 8 on p. 32

Vickers, Michael J., Greek Vases (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 1978), 65

Vickers, Michael, J., Ancient Greek Pottery (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 1999), 48 on p. 65, illus. 48 on p. 65

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