Amphora card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum



Currently not on display


Attic neck amphora, of the Tyrrhenian class, decorated in the black-figure style. Decoration on Side A: a warrior holding a lyre in each hand, flanked by two large cockerels. Inscriptions: man (Mousis), both cockerels (Chaiton and Leuqos) and the lyre ('I am a lyre' over each). Decoration on Side B: two opposed seated sphinxes.