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Terracotta kylix (drinking cup)

Attributed to the manner of the Antiphon Painter
Period:
Late Archaic
Date:
1st quarter of 5th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; red-figure
Dimensions:
Diam.: 9 in. (22.9 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1907
Accession Number:
07.286.48
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Interior, diskos-thrower
Exterior, obverse and reverse, athletes practicing

The Antiphon Painter and artists around him depicted athletic scenes on their cups frequently and with sympathy.
Said to be from Chiusi or Arezzo

Beazley, John D. 1963[1942]. Attic Red-figure Vase-painters, Vols. 1 and 2, 2nd ed. pp. 345, 1647, no. 73, Add. 1, pp. 341-48, Oxford: Clarendon Press.

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