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Terracotta fragments of a neck-amphora (jar)

Attributed to the Princeton Painter
Period:
Archaic
Date:
ca. 540 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; black-figure
Dimensions:
H. 14 3/4 in. (37.5 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Purchase, Dietrich von Bothmer Gift, 1991
Accession Number:
1991.11.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 154
Obverse, assembly of gods
Reverse, warriors and women
Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1991. "One Hundred Twenty-first Annual Report of the Trustees for the Fiscal Year July 1, 1990 through June 30, 1991." Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 121: p. 32.

Moore, Mary B. 2007. "The Princeton Painter in New York." Metropolitan Museum Journal, 42: pp. 21-8, 30, 35, 38, 41, 45, figs. 3-6.

Moore, Mary B. 2013. "Herakles Takes Aim: A Rare Attic Black-Figured Neck-Amphora Attributed to the Princeton Painter." Metropolitan Museum Journal, 48: pp. 47-8, 55, n. 61, n. 71, fig. 20.

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