Shoulder sherd of Attic black-figured pottery closed vessel, possibly an amphora; exterior: black-figure decoration consisting of warriors (from left, part of possible crest and helmet of warrior with roud shield with added red on rim; at right, bearded head, left shoulder, and part of left arm of second warrior; red on hair and tunic and carrying a spear), to left.
- Production date
- 570BC-550BC (circa)
Height: 3.60 centimetres
Thickness: 0.40 centimetres
Width: 5.60 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- "Attic black-figure, possibly from the shoulder of an amphora. Warriors. Early 6th cent BC" (T.B.L. Webster, register card in Manchester Museum). T.B.L. Webster, Mem. Manch. Soc. 77, 1933, 2 pl. I.3 (bottom row, second from right).
- Not on display
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 6252h; 40076 (Other Accession Number)
Miscellaneous number: III.H.37 (Accession Number)