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Amphora, Type B

Attributed to near the Blackneck Class
Period:
Archaic
Date:
mid-6th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; black-figure
Dimensions:
Diameter: 3 13/16 × 2 1/8 × 2 in. (9.7 × 5.4 × 5.1 cm) Other (width w/ handles): 5 7/8 × 4 in. (14.9 × 10.1 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1941
Accession Number:
41.162.176
Not on view
Obverse, Theseus and the Minotaur; reverse, youths.
Hoppin, James C. and Albert Gallatin. 1926. Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, USA 1, Hoppin and Gallatin Collections. p. 85, Gallatin pl. 35.1a, b, Cambridge, Mass: Harvard University Press.

Beazley, John D. 1956. Attic Black-figure Vase-painters. p. 455, 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. 198, Oxford: Clarendon Press.

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