Alabastron

Greek
Archaic period, Middle Corinthian
About 580–570 B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Corinth, Corinthia, Greece

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 0.221 m.

Accession Number

58.1026

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Alabastron. Panther to right, with one wing projecting from breast; also waterbird and a few filling ornaments. Much overpainted.

Provenance

Presented to Boston by the Greek government; presented to MFA as Gift of the Mayor and the Citizens of Boston, November 13, 1958

Credit Line

Gift of the Mayor and the Citizens of Boston