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Interior: Youth in chlamys, running to the left. He holds his himation in both hands. Exterior side A: Three youths. One runs holding his himation in both hands. He looks back at another youth who is pursuing him. A second youth runs in from the left as if to cut off the retreat...

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By 1899: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in 1899 in Rome.); gift of Edward Perry and Fiske Warren to MFA, May 1908

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry and Fiske Warren

Greek, Late Archaic or Early Classical Period, about 480 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Catalogue Raisonné

Caskey-Beazley, Attic Vase Paintings (MFA), no. 143.


Height: 8.5 cm (3 3/8 in.) Diameter: 23.1 cm (9 1/8 in)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure


The Ancient World