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M18.6 SPHINX

Sphinx | Chalcidian black figure vase painting
DETAILS
Museum Collection Tampa Museum of Art, Tampa
Catalogue No. Tampa 86.13
Beazley Archive No. N/A
Ware Chalcidian Black Figure
Shape Amphora
Painter Attributed to the Phineus Painter
Date ca 530 - 520 B.C.
Period Archaic

DESCRIPTION

Detail of a decorative Sphinx--a winged lion with a woman's head. She is crowned with a coiling plant frond.

ARTICLES

Sphinx