Fragment of a terracotta amphora (jar)

Attributed possibly to the Painter of Vatican 365
Period:
Archaic
Date:
ca. 540–530 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; black-figure
Dimensions:
Overall: 3 7/16 x 5 1/16in. (8.7 x 12.9cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1920
Accession Number:
20.259
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 155
Youth steadying horses

The composition of which this is a part would have been a harnessing scene.
Beazley, John D. 1956. Attic Black-figure Vase-painters. p. 312, 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. 136, Oxford: Clarendon Press.