Amphora on high base

Italic


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 596.

Dimensions

14.8 cm (5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

88.543

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Villanovan Ware (Bucchero) amphora on high base. Base repaired.

Provenance

By 1888: with Augusto Alberici (said to be from a tomb on the slope of Monte Cucco); April 14, 1888: purchased by R. Lanciani from Augusto Alberici; purchased by MFA from R. Lanciani, 1888, for $493.92 (this figure is the total price of MFA 88.538–88.644 and 89.9–89.31)

Credit Line

Benjamin Pierce Cheney Donation