Red Figure Kylix, Cup
|Artifact Identification||Red Figure Kylix, Cup (1922.01.0038)|
|Period/Date||Classical Period, 470 BCE|
|Location||On Exhibitin the Ancient Mediterranean exhibit|
|Dimension 1 (Width)||29.3 cm|
|Dimension 2 (Diameter)||21.6 cm|
|Dimension 3 (Height)||8.6 cm|
|Measuring Remarks||D1 includes handles. D2 is the body diameter without handles.|
|Manufacturing Processes||Throwing, Firing, Painting, Glazing|
|Munsell Color Information||Black (N 2.75/) -ns Brownish Orange ( 2.5 YR 5/8) -ns|
ATTIC RED-FIGURE CUP (TYPE B) Continuous curve body, foot with narrow base fillet. A border of maeander with cross-squares surrounds the scene of the interior. Exterior fully glazed except for interiors of handles and edge of foot. On underside of foot, one glazed band near edge. Subject I, Youth reclines to right against a striped pillow on a couch with his head turned back and his lower body covered with a himation. He gestures with his left hand. Beside him stands a youth who wears a himation. Relief contour throughout. Dilute glaze for hanging fold of spread below couch. From Chianciano. Attributed to the Splanchnopt Painter of the Pethesilea Workshop by D. von Bothmer. About 470 B. C. -- Wisseman, Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, Plate 27, 1-2.
Beazley, Attic Red-figure Vase-painters, 1963. Pp. 891/899. Beazley, Paralipomena. Additions to Attic Black-figure Vase-painters and to Attic Red-figure Vase-painters, 1971. Pp. 429, 516. Burn and Glynn, Beazley Addenda, Additional References to ABV, ARV, and Paralipomena, 1982. P.148. Harvard 2266 (Beazley, Attic Red-figure Vase-painters, 1963. p.893, no. 31; Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum Fogg Museum [USA 8] p.33, pl. 15:I a).
Wisseman, Sarah U. Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum. Philipp von Zabern: Mainz, 1989. Page 22, Plate 27, 1-2.
|Credit Line/Dedication||University of Marburg Archaeological Seminar Collection|