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Sphinx, the woman-lion | Greek vase, Chalcidian black figure amphora

M18.5 SPHINX

Museum Collection: Tampa Museum of Art, Tampa, Florida, USA
Catalogue Number: Tampa 86.13
Beazley Archive Number: N/A
Ware: Chalcidian Black Figure
Shape: Amphora
Painter: Attributed to the Phineus Painter
Date: ca 530 - 520 BC
Period: Archaic

SUMMARY

Decorative Sphinx - a winged lion with a woman's head. She is crowned with a coiled plant frond.

ARTICLESSphinx

 
 
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