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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1925.30.132
People
The Harvard Painter, Greek (active c. 500 BCE)
Title
Kylix (drinking cup): Youth Running to Left
Classification
Vessels
Work Type
vessel
Date
c. 500 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Attica
Period
Archaic period
Culture
Greek
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/292102
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Terracotta
Technique
Red-figure
Dimensions
H. 7 x diam. 17.4 cm (2 3/4 x 6 7/8 in.)
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
Beazley Archive Database #201147
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of Joseph C. Hoppin
Accession Year
1925
Object Number
1925.30.132
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Interior: Nude youth running to left looking back to right. He wears a vine wreath in his hair (outline reserved) in applied purple, now faded. The vase is entirely covered with a fair black glaze except for the border of the interior medallion, edge of foot and panel under each handle.

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