Pelike

Greek
about 4th century B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Dimensions

1.8 cm (11/16 in.)

Accession Number

85.709

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Rounded body, broad flaring lip with egg and dart pattern on edge. Handles rise under rim. Side A: Arimasp fighting griffin
Side B: two youths with pillar (?) between. Palmettes under handles.
One handle, part of rim missing.

Provenance

Crete?

Credit Line

Source unidentified