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Main zone on shoulder: Calydonian boar hunt. The boar, facing left, is attacked by three dogs with the body of trampled man beneath. One dog is on the boar's back, while the two others attack his throat and left hindquarters respectively. On the left, one hunter prepares to strike the boar on...

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Provenance

By 1934: with T. Zoumpoulakis, 10 Edward Law, Athens, Greece; purchased by MFA from T. Zoumpoulakis, February 1934, for $ 1,266.25

Credit Line

John Michael Rodocanachi Fund

Greek, Archaic Period, about 575–560 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Catalogue Raisonné

CVA Boston 2, pl. 064; 065, 1.

Dimensions

33.2 cm (13 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.212

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels