Amphora

Greek, South Italian
Archaic Period
Late 6th or early 5th century B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Italy, Campania

Dimensions

19.7 cm (7 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.8084

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Side A: Bearded male head, profile to right.
Side B: Female head with sakkos, profile to left.
Both heads in outline.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: From the Bourguignon Sale lot 408. Marked in B's hand S. Maria ?); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund