Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Kylix, eye-cup

Attributed to the Essen Group
Period:
Archaic
Date:
last quarter of 6th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; black-figure
Dimensions:
Other: 3 13/16 × 11 in. (9.7 × 27.9 cm) Diameter: 8 3/16 × 3 5/16 in. (20.8 × 8.4 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of F. W. Rhinelander, 1898
Accession Number:
98.8.31
Not on view
Interior, naked youth with club, running; obverse, between eyes, fight; beyond each eye a satyr; reverse, similar scene; under handle dolphin, other swan.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum. United States of America 11. The Metropolitan Museum of Art 2. Attic Black-Figured Kylikes. pls. XXX, XLII, Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. p. 60, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Beazley, John D. 1956. Attic Black-figure Vase-painters. p. 632, no. 5 top, Oxford: Clarendon Press.

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