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Amphora

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Body black, with red panels. Side A: A nude man, beardless, and armed with a club, seizes the helmet of a warrior who is falling to his knees. Herakles and Amazon. Side B: Two nude men walking, to right. The first offers a jug to the second, who holds out his hand as if refusing it. ...

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Provenance

First loaned in 1877.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Italic, Etruscan, 5th century B.C.

Dimensions

18.7 cm (7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.65

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels