Side B: charioteer

Side A: scene at center

Side B: scene at center

Side A: striding Athena

Collection: Malibu, The J. Paul Getty Museum
Summary: Side A: Athena with inscriptionSide B: Quadriga to right
Ware: Attic Black Figure
Painter: Attributed to the Kleophrades Painter
Attributed By: J. Frel
Context: Athens
Date: ca. 490 BC

H. 65 cm., d. mouth 17.5 cm.

Shape: Panathenaic amphora
Beazley Number: 201789
Region: Attica
Period: Late Archaic


The vessel was repaired with bronze rivets in antiquity.


The inscription reads *Q*E*N[.....]*A*Q*L*O*N

Collection History:

Possibly from Vulci.

Other Bibliography:

J. Frel, GJ 4 (1977): 70-74, figs. 16-19; Vases, LMU, no. 23; Handbook of the Collections, 1986, p. 47; Hamilton, R., 1992, Choes and Anthesteria. Athenian Iconography and Ritual, pp. 235, App. 7.