Drinking cup (kylix) fragments
about 460–450 B.C.
Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens
10.9 cm (4 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ceramic, White Ground Interior
Not On View
This scene may depict the Homeric heroes Diomedes and Odysseus. A man threatens another armed man by drawing his sword. Outlines are done in thinned paint; the cloak (chlamys) is pinkish brown with a purple border. Some details are done in thick relief lines.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; March 24, 1903: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900