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Terracotta Nolan neck-amphora (jar)

Attributed to the Berlin Painter
Period:
Archaic
Date:
ca. 490–480 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; red-figure
Dimensions:
H. 12 3/4 in. (32.4 cm) diameter of mouth 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1907
Accession Number:
07.286.69
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 157
Obverse, satyr with drinking horn and wine skin
Reverse, satyr with drinking horn
Said to be from Capua

Richter, Gisela M. A., Marjorie J. Milne, and The Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1922. Shapes of Greek Vases. New York.

Richter, Gisela M. A. and Marjorie J. Milne. 1935. Shapes and Names of Athenian Vases. pp. 3-4, fig. 18, New York: Plantin Press.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. p. 72, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Beazley, John D. 1963[1942]. Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, Vols. 1 and 2, 2nd ed. p. 201, no. 70, Oxford: Clarendon Press.

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