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Terracotta kylix (drinking cup)

Attributed to the Painter of New York GR 576
Period:
Classical
Date:
ca. 480 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; red-figure
Dimensions:
H.: 3 x 9 7/16 in. (7.6 x 24 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1896
Accession Number:
96.9.23
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 157
Interior, youth and boy

The connection between the two figures is not clear. The context is athletic, given the sponge and strigil suspended at the left.
Beazley, John D. 1963[1942]. Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, Vols. 1 and 2, 2nd ed. p. 358, no. 1 top, Oxford: Clarendon Press.

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