Artist attributed to Acheloos Painter, Greek, active ca. 525-ca. 500 BCE
  • Neck Amphora
Date c. 510 BC
Medium Black-figure ware
Dimensions height by diameter: 15 1/2 x 9 7/8 in. (39.4 x 25.2 cm)
diameter of mouth: 19.4 cm
diameter of foot: 13.5 cm
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 24.351
Department Greco-Roman and Ancient European
Not On View
Gotha, Collection of the Dukes of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha (no. 85, as found in Italy);
[Collection placed on deposit--Gotha, Schloss Friedenstein], from whom purchased by the DIA in 1924.
Madigan, B., Corinthian and Attic Vases in the Detroit Institute of Arts, (Monumenta Graeca et Romana), vol. 12, Leiden/Boston, 2008, p.20, cat. 27, figs. 33-35 (citing attribution to the Acheloos Painter by D. von Bothmer).