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The Calydonian Boar Hunt with Meleager & Atalanta | Greek "Francois" vase, Athenian black figure volute krater

M17.2 THE CALYDONIAN BOAR HUNT

Museum Collection: Museo Archeologico Nazionale, Florence, Italy
Catalogue Number: Florence 4209
Beazley Archive Number: 300000
Ware: Attic Black Figure
Shape: Volute krater
Painter: Signed by Kleitias
Date: ca 570 - 560 BC
Period: High Archaic

SUMMARY

A group of heroes and their dogs (all named on the vase) hunt the giant boar of Kalydon.

ARTICLESHus Kalydonios

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