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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.


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

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Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure


The Ancient World