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Oinochoe

Considerably repainted. Scene of Amazonomachy with warrior fighting an Amazon over fallen body of another Amazon (?). Handle ends in thumb rest and upper half of woman whose arms rest on rim of prochoos mouth. Ogee foot. Restored vase and fragments b-m. N.B. Vase was soaked by Mr. Young and...

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Provenance

By date unknown: Edward Jackson Holmes Collection; gift of Edward Jackson Holmes to MFA, December 11, 1941

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Jackson Holmes

Greek, Archaic Period, about 520 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Accession Number

RES.41.58a

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels