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Fragment of a terracotta amphora (jar)

Attributed to the Group of London B 174
Period:
Archaic
Date:
ca. 540 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; black-figure
Dimensions:
length 6in. (15.3cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1907
Accession Number:
07.286.54
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Departure of a warrior in a chariot

The subject may be the departure of Amphiaraos.
Said to be from Arezzo

Beazley, John D. 1956. Attic Black-figure Vase-painters. p. 141, no. 4, Oxford: Clarendon Press.

Beazley, John D. 1971. Paralipomena: Additions to Attic Black-Figure Vase-Painters and to Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters [2nd edition]. p. 58, Oxford: Clarendon Press.

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