Maenad, Red-Figure Cup

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Mark Cartwright
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published on 10 May 2012
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Maenad, Red-Figure Cup

Greek red figure stemless cup from Apula, 330-320 BCE, depicting a dancing maenad - female follower of Dionysus - holding a bell and tambourine. (Archaeological Museum, Milan)

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Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at AHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2012, May 10). Maenad, Red-Figure Cup. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/642/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Maenad, Red-Figure Cup." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 10, 2012. https://www.ancient.eu/image/642/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Maenad, Red-Figure Cup." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 10 May 2012. Web. 30 May 2020.

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