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Accession_Number 45.9.1
adlib_title Attic black figure neck amphora
Shape Neck amphora
Shape_description Wide mouth with flat rim. Two handles, one either side. Concave base.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Attic
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 7.5YR 5/6
Decoration Mouth black inside and outside. Reserved rim. Handles painted black on top and reserved underneath. Each handle has two lines down the back dividing it into three sections and a dolphin (?) painted in black below each one. The neck has two rows of ivy leaves separated by a band of dots. Ridge at base of neck and petals around shoulder. Both sides have a similar design of a warrior setting out between two onlookers. Detail is incised. Below is a double row of staggered dots and rays. Foot is black on top and side, but reserved on resting surface and base.
Inscriptions
Condition Possibly repaired. Paint is in bad condition and surface feels rough as paint has flaked away. Glaze has been lost and the paint on the foot and inside the mouth is untidy and streaky.
Technique/Style Black figure
Provenance
Period Late Archaic
Date 500
Dating_details
Artist Painter of Wuerzburg 234
Attribution Beazley: ABV 591.7
Image
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Two black-figure neck amphoras, (left 45.9.1 and right 45.6.13)
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2003.44.0096.jpg
2003.44.0096.jpg
Front view of an Attic black-figure neck amphora, showing a warrior between two draped youths with spears.
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2003.44.0098.jpg
2003.44.0098.jpg
Back view of an Attic lekythos.
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2003.65.0004.jpg
Two black-figure neck amphoras (left 45.9.1 and right 45.6.13).
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2003.65.0092.jpg
2003.65.0092.jpg
Oblique side view (from slightly below) of an Attic black-figure neck amphora, showing a dolphin under the handle.
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2003.97.0589.jpg
Front veiw of Attic black-figure neck amphora, showing a warrior between two draped youths with spears.
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2003.97.0590.jpg
2003.97.0590.jpg
Front veiw of Attic black-figure neck amphora, showing a warrior between two draped youths with spears.
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Top veiw of Attic black-figure neck amphora, showing the rim.
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Bottom veiw of Attic black-figure neck amphora, showing the reserved base.
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Comparanda
Bibliography CVA Reading 1, pl. 14.1; ABV 591.7
Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB 331280
Height 19.5
Diameters 11.8
Handle_height Rim 8.7; 6.5; base 7.4
Other_dims. Rim 8.7; base 7.4
Location Warfare
Edited_by Denise; Karen; Kinsey
Date_edited 02.09.2002; 05.04.2004; 06.01.2006
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