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Terracotta neck-amphora (jar)

Attributed to the Antimenes Painter
Period:
Archaic
Date:
ca. 520 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; black-figure
Dimensions:
H. 40.49 cm.
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1956
Accession Number:
56.171.19
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Obverse, Herakles, Athena, and Hermes.
Reverse, frontal chariot and archer.
Beazley, John D. 1971. Paralipomena: Additions to Attic Black-Figure Vase-Painters and to Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters [2nd edition]. p. 118, Oxford: Clarendon Press.

Kossatz-Deissmann, Anneliese, Brigitte Servais-Soyez, Fulvio Canciani, Giovannangelo Camporeale, Hans Peter Isler, Ingrid Krauskopf, Odette Touchefeu-Meynier, Marcel Le Glay, and Dr. Jean-Charles Balty. 1988. Eros-Herakles, Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae, Vol. 4. Herakles, no. 3111, Zürich: Artemis Verlag Zurich und Munchen.

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