Amphora

Greek
Archaic Period
about 520–510 B.C.
Related to the Antimenes Painter


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Catalogue Raisonné

CVA Boston 1, pl. 44.

Dimensions

Height: 37.4 cm (14 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

76.41

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Figure

On View

Greek Classical Gallery (Gallery 215B)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Side A: Herakles and Nemean Lion.
Side B: Dionysos between four maenads

Provenance

By 1876: Thomas G. Appleton Collection (purchased from Alessandro Castellani and said to be from Capua and to have been bought from the Cav. Visconti, 1836); gift of Thomas G. Appleton to MFA 1876

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas Gold Appleton