Black-Figure Neck-Amphora (Storage Vessel): Animal Friezes

Ceramic | 63.2cm | c. 600-580 BC

St. Louis Painter

Although seemingly simple in design, this amphora populated with animals (some mythological) and vegetal ornaments speaks to complex cultural intermingling in the ancient world. Known as "Etrusco-Corinthian," the vase was made in Vulci, an Etruscan s...
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