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Volute-krater fragments

Attributed to the Acheloös Painter
Period:
Archaic
Date:
ca. 525–500 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; black-figure
Dimensions:
H. 6 5/16 in. (16 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1941
Accession Number:
41.162.64a
Not on view
Upper register; departure of warriors. Lower register, banquet. Other side, Herakles and the lion with Athena.
Hoppin, James C. and Albert Gallatin. 1926. Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, USA 1, Hoppin and Gallatin Collections. pp. 5–6, Gallatin pl. 6, Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

Beazley, John D. 1956. Attic Black-figure Vase-painters. p. 384, no. 22, Oxford: Clarendon Press.

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