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Amphora Depicting Satyrs and Maenads
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Amphora Depicting Satyrs and Maenads


Description Provenance Credit
Description This vase depicts a satyr and a maenad on each side, and concentric circles and wavy lines on the neck. It was badly fired.
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
520-510 BCE (Archaic)
Medium
terracotta; black figure
(Ceramics)
Accession Number
48.14
Measurements
H: 11 3/4 x W at mouth: 5 5/16 x DIam: 9 3/16 in. (29.8 x 13.5 x 23.3 cm)
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