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Terracotta neck-amphora (jar)

Attributed to the Class of New York 96.9.9
Period:
Archaic
Date:
last quarter of 6th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; black-figure
Dimensions:
H.: 11 5/16 in. (28.7 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1896
Accession Number:
96.9.9
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Obverse, Dionysos and Ariadne with satyrs and maenads
Reverse, Departure of warriors with chariot
Said to be from Tarquinia

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1917. Handbook of the Classical Collection. p. 81, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1927. Handbook of the Classical Collection. p. 95, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Beazley, John D. 1971. Paralipomena: Additions to Attic Black-Figure Vase-Painters and to Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters [2nd edition]. p. 295, Oxford: Clarendon Press.

von Bothmer, Dietrich and Prof. Mary B. Moore. 1976. Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum. United States of America 16. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York 4. Attic Black-Figured Neck-Amphorae, Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, Fascicule 4. pl. 37, 9-12, Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

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