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Kylix, eye-cup

Attributed to the Painter of Louvre F 120
Period:
Archaic
Date:
ca. 540–530 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; black-figure
Dimensions:
Diameter: 8 1/16 × 3 3/16 in. (20.5 × 8.1 cm) Height: 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm) Width: 10 5/8 in. (27 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1912
Accession Number:
12.234.4
Not on view
Interior, Medusa head; exterior, A, between eyes, three satyrs, one riding a mule; B, three satyrs between eyes.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1913. "Department of Classical Art: The Accessions of 1912. Vases.." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 8(7): pp. 155–56, fig. 3.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum. United States of America 11. The Metropolitan Museum of Art 2. Attic Black-Figured Kylikes. pls. XXXII, XLII, Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. p. 60, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Beazley, John D. 1956. Attic Black-figure Vase-painters. p. 630, no. 2 bottom, Oxford: Clarendon Press.

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