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Drinking cup (kylix) with Apollo

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In interior, Apollo running to right, wearing chiton, himation and high boots (eudromides). In his left hand bow and arrow; in his right an arrow; behind him a sceptre. Condition: It was restored without handles.

Provenance

By 1895: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: bought about May 1895 in Rome); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, June 2, 1910, for $4,000.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 10.159-10.230)

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund and Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, Late Archaic Period, about 480 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Catalogue Raisonné

Caskey-Beazley, Attic Vase Paintings (MFA), no. 026.

Dimensions

Height: 8.4 cm (3 5/16 in.) Diameter: 20.8 cm (8 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

10.197

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels