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Black-Figure Amphora
Black-Figure Amphora
Date:
late 6th century BC
Location:
Legion of Honor
Terrace Hallway East
Century:
Media:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
15 1/2 x 10 3/8 (39.4 x 26.4 cm)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Culture/People:
Greek
Accession Number:
1925.368
Acquisition Date:
1925-05-25
Credit Line:

Gift of the Queen of Greece through Alma de Bretteville Spreckels

Side A: Herakles fighting Amazons.
Side B: Old man instructing warriors.

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