A prize amphora for the winner of a chariot race in the Panathenaic Games, the panhellenic games hosted by Athens. The amphorae used for this were always black figure, even after the century, when red figure became more prominent.
Attic pottery is the iconic red and black figure-pottery produced in ancient Greece from the to the centuries B. Like the vessel shown above from the collection of the J. Paul Getty Museum, such pottery required .
Lekythos, ca. 480 B. red-figure Attributed to the Brygos Painter Greek, Attic Terracotta This pottery is created by the Greek's due to the black and gold colour scheme, also due to the carving of Gods and Goddess on most ceramics.