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Drinking cup (kylix)

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Exterior side A: Warrior rushing with a spear at a fallen warrior, fallen to right on left knee. Exterior side B: Same subject. The fallen warrior has fallen to left on both knees. Small parts of the drawing restored. [Label text]: On both sides of this drinking cup, a warrior attacks a fallen...

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Provenance

By 1901: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Rome.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Classical Period, mid-5th century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Dimensions

7.5 cm (2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.8089

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels