Artist Greek
Title
  • Storage Jar
  • Amphora (alternate title)
Date between 520 and 510 BCE
Medium clay
Dimensions Overall: 14 9/16 × 9 3/4 inches (37 × 24.8 cm)
Overall (diam. of mouth): 6 11/16 inches (17 cm)
Overall (diam. of foot): 4 13/16 inches (12.3 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, General Membership Fund
Accession Number 63.14
Department Greco-Roman and Ancient European
On View Ancient Greek and Roman S202, Level 2 (see map)
1936, collection of Ruesch (Lucerne, Switzerland);
auction of Ruesch (Galerie Fischer, Lucerne, Switzerland), lot 6;
collection of William Randolph Hearst;
April 5-6, 1963, auction of W. R. Hearst (Parke Bernet, New York, New York, USA), lot 66;
1963-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Sales cat., Galerie Fischer. Lucerne, 1936, lot 6.

William Randolph Hearst. Sales cat., Parke Bernet. New York, April 5-6, 1963, lot 66, (repr.).

Bulletin of the DIA 43, no. 2 (Spring 1964): p. 32.

Madigan, B. Corinthian and Attic Vases in the Detroit Institute of Arts. In Monumenta Graeca et Romana, vol. 12. Leiden/Boston, 2008, p. 22, cat. 29, (fig. 39-41) [attribution to the Leagros Group].