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5.6: Black Figure Amphora

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  • Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker provide a description, historical perspective, and analysis of Exekias’s attic black figure amphora.


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    Attic black figure amphora by Exekias (potter and painter), archaic period, c. 540–530 BCE, 61.1 cm high, found Vulci (Gregorian Etruscan Museum, Vatican)

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