Terracotta amphora (jar), Terracotta, Greek, Attic

Terracotta amphora (jar)

Period:
Archaic
Date:
ca. 530–520 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; black-figure
Dimensions:
15 5/16in. (38.9cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1921
Accession Number:
21.88.76
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Obverse, quadriga (four-horse chariot) and six men
Reverse, duel of warriors between two women

The antagonists on the reverse may be Achilles and Memnon.
de Puma, Richard Daniel. 2013. Etruscan Art in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. p. 130, n. 173 [p. 312], New Haven and London: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.