27 October 2004
A LARGE MIDDLE CORINTHIAN POTTERY ALABASTRON, BY THE WINGED PANTHER PAINTER
The body almost covered by a large winged panther with single outstretched wing, the panther with decorative incised triangle band round its neck, shown with face full front, rosette infill, tongues around neck and double dotted band between pairs of lines below, tongues around rim and dots on edge, tongues within concentric circles around base
10½ in. (27 cm.) high
Acquired from Münzen und Medaillen, Basle, June 1983.
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D. A. Amyx, Corinthian Vase-Painting of the Archaic Period, Berkeley, 1988, app. III, p. 342, vase 1.
This is the name vase for the Winged Panther Painter.
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