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Drinking cup (kylix)

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Interior: A standing warrior draws his bow and turns back to his right to shoot. He wears a helmet, tunic, quiver, and greaves. Shield and spear have been put down. Exterior plain. Burned gray. Fragmentary.

Provenance

By 1968: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 12, 1968

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Greek, Late Archaic Period, about 490 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Accession Number

68.293

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels