Attic red-figure pottery pelike depicting a naked youth and an elderly male figure

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Details

  • Title

    Attic red-figure pottery pelike depicting a naked youth and an elderly male figure

  • Associated place

    Gela (Greek Cemetery, Terranova) (find spot)
    Attica (place of creation)
  • Date

  • Material and technique

    pottery, with painted decoration

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    28.2 cm (height)
    rim 15.1 cm (diameter)
    foot 16 cm (diameter)
    22.1 cm (width)
    1.7 cm (rim thickness)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Purchased, 1890.

  • Museum location

    Ground floor | Gallery 16 | The Greek World
  • Museum department

    Antiquities

  • Accession no.

    AN1890.29

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Further reading

Vickers, M., Greek Vases (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 1978), 45

Gardner, P., Evans, A., Catalogue of the Greek Vases in the Ashmolean Museum, Museum Oxoniense, 1 (Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1893), no. 282 on p. 26, obverse on pl. 10

Beazley, John, D., Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, Great Britain 3, Oxford 1 (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1927), nos 1 and 4 on p. 17, nos 1 and 4 on pl. 19

Vickers, M., Ancient Greek Pottery (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 1999), no. 32 on p. 44, no. 32 on p. 44

Beazley, John, Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1963), no. 87 on p. 555

Burn, L., Glynn, R, Beazley Addenda. Additional References to ABV, ARV2 & Paralipomena (Oxford University Press, 1982), no. 555.87 on p. 126

Beazley, John, Paralipomena: Additions to Attic Black-figure Vase-painters and to Attic Red-figure Vase-painters, 2nd (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1971), para.386

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