Corinthian black-figure oinochoe with animal friezes - ROM2018_16949_18

ROM2018_16949_18

Corinthian black-figure oinochoe with animal friezes

Maker: Attributed to the Painter of Naples 80253
Medium:Wheel-thrown earthenware, slip-painted with incised details
Geography: Made in Corinth, Greece; from Tarquinia, Italy
Date: about 590-580 BC
Period: Greek Archaic period
Object number: 919.5.119
Credit Line: Sigmund Samuel Collection
On view
Gallery Location:Gallery of Greece
DescriptionThis jug (oinochoe) is decorated in black-figure technique with three bands of animal friezes. The animals include panthers, geese, goats, bulls, an owl and a lion. It is of early Middle Corinthian date, and was attributed to the Painter of Naples 80253 by Amyx.
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Greek World
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