Early Classical Period
about 470–460 B.C.
the Providence Painter
Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens
Caskey-Beazley, Attic Vase Paintings (MFA), no. 092.
Width x length: 3.6 x 5.8 cm (1 7/16 x 2 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ceramic, Red Figure
Not On View
Fragment probably of a Nolan amphora. Head and shoulders of a bearded man, to right. Greek inscription at left: “…on is handsome” (…ON KALOS).
By 1903: with Edward Perry Warren (bought in London); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren.
Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900