Drinking cup (kylix) with Apollo
Late Archaic Period
about 480 B.C.
the Brygos Painter
Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens
Caskey-Beazley, Attic Vase Paintings (MFA), no. 026.
Height: 8.4 cm (3 5/16 in.) Diameter: 20.8 cm (8 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ceramic, Red Figure
Greek Archaic Gallery (Gallery 113)
In interior, Apollo running to right, wearing chiton, himation and high boots (eudromides). In his left hand bow and arrow; in his right an arrow; behind him a sceptre.
Condition: It was restored without handles.
By 1895: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: bought about May 1895 in Rome); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, June 2, 1910, for $4,000.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 10.159-10.230)
Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund and Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution