Jar (amphora)

Greek
Archaic Period
about 530–525 B.C.
The Dayton Painter


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Catalogue Raisonné

CVA Boston 1, pl. 39.

Dimensions

Height: 30 cm (11 13/16 in.); diameter: 20.1 cm (7 15/16/in.)

Accession Number

76.40

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Figure

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Side A: Departure of a warrior in quadriga
Side B: Bacchic scene. Dionysos, Ariadne, satyrs and maenads

Provenance

By 1876: Thomas G. Appleton Collection (purchased from Alessandro Castellani and said to be from Capua); gift of Thomas G. Appleton to MFA, 1876

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas Gold Appleton