Drinking cup (kylix) with Apollo

Greek
Late Archaic Period
about 480 B.C.
the Brygos Painter


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Catalogue Raisonné

Caskey-Beazley, Attic Vase Paintings (MFA), no. 026.

Dimensions

Height: 8.4 cm (3 5/16 in.) Diameter: 20.8 cm (8 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

10.197

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

On View

Greek Archaic Gallery (Gallery 113)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

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.

Provenance

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)

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund and Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution