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Neck-amphora: GR.30.1864

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Current Location: In storage

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Description

Neck-amphora, (A) Herakles and amazonomachy: Herakles fights three Amazons, (B) youths with horse: youth carrying two spears stands behind horse, flanked by two other youths; graffiti (incised) below foot.

Measurements and weight

Height: 0.383 m
Width: 0.267 m

Relative size of this object

26.7 cm38.3 cm1 mm What does this represent?

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Place(s) associated

  • Athens

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1864) by Leake, William Martin

Dating

Archaic
Production date: 520 BC

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