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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    Pottery: fragment of Attic red-figure cup. Exterior: bearded head to right with red garland. He was looking slightly downwards.
    Relief line contour throughout (except hair); lip damaged.

  • Producer name

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 490BC-480BC
  • Production place

  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Ware

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Width: 2.6 centimetres
  • Curator's comments

    Part of BM Cat Vases E63.
    Painted by Makron, an early mature work. The reserved surface is paler and the black is duller than on Vase E63.

  • Bibliography

    • CVA British Museum 9 35 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Condition

    Single fragment

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Greek & Roman Antiquities

  • Registration number


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