#headerimage { background-image: url(/gallery/hotw/site_images/coins_header3.jpg); } #content p { font-size: 0.69em; color: #666666; line-height: 15px; margin: 7px 20px 7px 20px; } #content h1{ color: #254B85; } #content h2{ color:#2B579B; } #content p { font-size: 0.75em; line-height: 1.5em; } #contentright p { margin: 6px 5px 6px 8px; font-size: 0.69em; } #contentright h1{ background-color: #254B85; } #content p a:hover { color: #254B85; border-style: none; } /* Navigation */ .SF_menu_level_1 a:link, .SF_menu_level_1 a:visited { color: #ffffff; background: #999999 no-repeat; border-left-color: #999999; border-bottom-color: #D8DBF1; padding-top: 5px; height: 15px; width: 155px; border-left-width: 7px; } .SF_menu_level_1_highlight a:link, .SF_menu_level_1_highlight a:visited { color: #ffffff; background: #254B85!important; border-bottom-color: #D8DBF1; border-left-color: #254B85; padding-top: 5px; height: 15px; width: 155px; border-left-width: 7px; } .SF_menu_level_1 a:hover { color: #ffffff; background: #999999; border-left-color: #EAA73C; padding-top: 5px; height: 15px; width: 155px; border-left-width: 7px; } .SF_menu_level_1 a:hover , .SF_menu_level_1_highlight a:hover { border-left-color: #EAA73C; } /* SUB NAV LIST */ .SF_menu_level_2 a:link, .SF_menu_level_2 a:visited { color: #666666; background: #CCCCCC; width: 144px; border-left-width: 7px; border-left-color: #CCCCCC; border-bottom-color: #E1EBEB; } .SF_menu_level_2_highlight a:link, .SF_menu_level_2_highlight a:visited { color: #666666; background: #E1E1E1!important ; width: 144px; border-left-width: 7px; border-left-color:#E1E1E1; } .SF_menu_level_2 a:hover , .SF_menu_level_2_highlight a:hover { color: #666666; background-color: #CCCCCC; width: 144px; border-left-width: 7px; border-left-color:#EAA73C; }

[Back to results screen]

This full record display is using an old version of our collections database until it has been reconfigured to work with our new Collections Explorer.
In the meantime, if the record has been edited recently, the version you see here may contain out of date information. To be sure of finding the most up-to-date records please run the search again in Collections Explorer. This is a temporary measure, in place only whilst the new system is being developed, and we apologise for any inconvenience. If you have any questions about the data in this record please contact the Documentation Office

Black-figured amphora with a wheeling chariot

Image[no alt text]
Image[no alt text]
Image[no alt text]
Image[no alt text]
Image[no alt text]
Image[no alt text]
Image[no alt text]

Click on image(s) for larger view

Title/s

Black-figured amphora with a wheeling chariot

Category

vessel

Name

neck-amphora

Description

neck-amphora, warrior's departure, chariot

Production Notes

black-figured

Field Collection

Vulci Etruria Italy

Dimensions

height 0.415 m
width 0.266 m

Period

archaic

Date

520 B.C. — 510 B.C.

Provenance

bought: Leake, W.M., Colonel 1864 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Documentation

  1. Beazley, J.D.
    (1956) Attic black-figure vase-painters (1956) [page: ]
    [comments: 263, no. 5]
  2. (1982) Treasures of the Fitzwilliam Museum , Cambridge (Cambs.) : Pevensey Press (2005) London: Scala [page: 190]
    [comments: ]
  3. (1989)
    [comments: 68]
  4. Gardner, E.A.
    (1897) Catalogue of the Greek vases in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (1897)
    [comments: no. 52 pl.XIV]
  5. Lamb, Winifred
    (1930) Corpus vasorum antiquorum. Great Britain ; fasc.6, fasc.1. Cambridge (1930)
    [comments: pl. 13 (251) 2, 23 (261) 4]
  6. Johnston, Ann W.
    (1971) Trademarks on Greek vases (1971)
    [comments: 146, no.21E, 49]

Material/s

clay

Accession Number

GR.31.1864 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 65612; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-21)

Related Image/s

Image[no alt text]

[back to top]

Image[no alt text]

[back to top]

Image[no alt text]

[back to top]

Image[no alt text]

[back to top]

Image[no alt text]

[back to top]

Image[no alt text]

[back to top]

Image[no alt text]

[back to top]


The Fitzwilliam Museum : History of The World

By using this site you accept the
terms of our Cookie Policy

You are in: Online Resources > History of The World