Attic Red-Figure Cup Fragment (comprised of 6 Joined Fragments) (Front)

Brygos Painter

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

Exterior: young boy in a mantle standing behind a Doric column (holding it with his left hand), and holding a tendril in his right hand. To the left, section of a door. The young boy looks right towards Iris (winged female, wearing earring, holding caduceus). The entablature above the column decorates the rim. Interior: black, edge of reserved tondo.


  • Title: Attic Red-Figure Cup Fragment (comprised of 6 Joined Fragments) (Front)
  • Creator: Brygos, Briseis Painter
  • Date Created: about 490–480 B.C.
  • Location Created: Athens, Greece
  • Physical Dimensions: 15.4 cm (6 1/16 in.)
  • Type: Cup
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Terracotta
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 81.AE.212.10
  • Culture: Greek (Attic)
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Villa Collection, Malibu, California
  • Creator Display Name: Possibly Brygos (Greek (Attic), active about 490 - 470 B.C.) or Briseis Painter (Greek (Attic), active 510 - 470 B.C.)
  • Classification: Vessels (Containers)

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