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Two-handled jar (amphora) depicting the Judgment of Paris and the recovery of Helen Greek, Late Archaic Period, about 510–500 B.C. Side A: Judgment of Paris. Hermes, with a dog walking beside him, leads Hera, holding a long scepter, Athena, fully-armed, and Aphrodite.

Two-handled amphora depicting the judgment of Paaris and the recovery of Helen - Greek, Late Archaic Period, about B. the Group of Würzburg 199 Place of Manufacture Athens, Attica, Greece

ANCIENT ART.  Ancient Greek painting, Achilles and Penthesella on the Plain of Troy, with Athena, Aphrodite and Eros.

Ancient Greek painting, Achilles and Penthesella on the Plain of Troy, with Athena, Aphrodite and Eros. I chose this piece because it is a classic example of greek painting and tells an important story.

Terracotta neck-amphora (jar)  Attributed to the Edinburgh Painter     Period:      Archaic  Date:      ca. 500 B.C.  Culture:      Greek, Attic  Medium:      Terracotta  Dimensions:      H. 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm.)  Classification:      Vases

Terracotta neck-amphora (jar) Attributed to the Edinburgh Painter Period: Archaic Date: ca. Culture: Greek, Attic Medium: Terracotta Dimensions: H.

Terracotta Nolan neck-amphora (jar)  Attributed to the Oionokles Painter   Period: Classical Date: ca. 480–470 B.C. Culture: Greek, Attic

Terracotta Nolan neck-amphora (jar) Attributed to the Oionokles Painter Period: Classical Date: ca.

Terracotta hydria (water jar) Attributed to the Eagle Painter   Period:     Archaic Date:     ca. 520–510 B.C. Culture:     Greek, Caeretan

Terracotta hydria (water jar) Attributed to the Eagle Painter Period: Archaic…

Pottery Panathenaic amphora: Athena (back: horsemen throwing javelin).       Classical Greek (late) 425BC-400BC.  © The Trustees of the British Museum

*GREECE ~ Pottery Panathenaic amphora: Athena (back: horsemen throwing javelin). Classical Greek (late) © The Trustees of the British Museum

Terracotta Nolan neck-amphora (jar) Attributed to the manner of the Bowdoin Painter Period: Classical Date: ca. 480–470 B.C

84 Terracotta Nolan neck-amphora (jar) Attributed to the manner of the Bowdoin Painter Period: Classical Date: ca.

Attic black-figure panathenaeic amphora. On the visible side: Athletes with a discus, spear and jumping. On the other side Athena promachos. These amphoras were prizes in sport competetions. These competetions were part of multiple day festivals for the gods. The one we all still play was for Zeus at Olympus, known better as the Olympic Games. Classical Greek period. Found in Greece. 530 BC. Source: Leiden Museum of Antiquities

Etruscan black-figure amphora: Athletes with a discus, spear and jumping. Leiden Museum of Antiquities

Terracotta neck-amphora (jar)  Attributed to a painter of the Princeton Group     Period:      Archaic  Date:      ca. 540-530 B.C.  Culture:      Greek, Attic  Medium:      Terracotta  Dimensions:      H: 13" Greatest diameter: 8 3/4"  Classification:      Vases

Terracotta neck-amphora (jar) Attributed to a painter of the Princeton Group Period: Archaic Date: ca. Culture: Greek, Attic Medium: Terracotta Dimensions: H: Greatest diameter: 8 Classification: Vases

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