Amphora-shaped vase

Italic, Etruscan


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 685.

Dimensions

16.8 cm (6 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

01.8131

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Bucchero

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Decoration incised, and the same on both sides; a double, reversed spiral with a band of curved, parallel lines on each side. Under each handle bands of vertical, curved, parallel lines. Lines of dots on the handle. Repaired with many restorations.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Rome.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund