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Amphora with Maenads
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Amphora with Maenads


Description Conservation Provenance Credit
Description On side A two maenads are depicted walking to the right. Two maenads are again depicted on side B. A sphinx is under each handle.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
7/27/1987Treatmentx-ray
Provenance Castel Campanile 1837 [from label on vase at time of acquisition]; Don Marcello Massarenti Collection, Rome [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1902, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters with the Massarenti Collection, 1902

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Period
500-490 BC (Late Archaic)
Medium
terracotta, wheel made; black figure
(Ceramics)
Accession Number
48.24
Measurements
H: 7 13/16 x Diam: 4 3/4 in. (19.8 x 12 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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