Amphora

Italic, Etruscan
Archaic Period
550–500 B.C.


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 550.

Dimensions

24.9 cm (9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

76.39

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Figure

On View

Conservation on View: Etruscan Sarcophagi (Gallery 117)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Glaze orange red.
Side A: Two men bartering fawn and rabbit.
Side B: Two men and a boy.

Provenance

By date unknown: Thomas G. Appleton Collection (according to E. Robinson, Catalogue of Greek, Etruscan and Roman Vases, no. 332: Purchased by him of Alessandro Castellani. Said to have been found at Cerveteri.); gift of Thomas Gold Appleton to MFA, 1876

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas Gold Appleton