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Volute-krater fragments

Attributed to the Acheloös Painter
Period:
Archaic
Date:
last quarter of 6th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; black-figure
Dimensions:
H. 3 5/8 in. (9.2 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1941
Accession Number:
41.162.64e
Not on view
Four adjacent fragments from the rim of a volute krater; Athena and the Nemean lion.
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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