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Pithos Painter (E21_Person, Concept)

Canonical URI: http://kerameikos.org/id/pithos_painter


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Pithos Painter (en), Pithos-Maler (de)Additional labels


The Pithos Painter is an Athenian red-figure cup painter active at the end of the 6th c. BCE. The name derives from the storage vessel (pithos) represented in several scenes. Subjects include youths, satyrs, warriors, archers, athletes, and the symposion. Findspots are Athens (Agora, Acropolis), Camiros (Rhodes), Chios, Rhitsona, Perachora, Delos, Olynthos, Adria, Gela, Naukratis, Al Mina, sites in Israel, Olbia, and the River Thames (Reading, UK).

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