Amphora, with cover

Greek ?


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.726 height 0.25 D.

Accession Number

90.158

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Glaze

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

(a) Amphora. Entirely painted over in modern times. Has an embossed laurel wreath around the neck gilded. (b) Cover, with a knob (now broken off). Painted over.

Provenance

By 1890: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Robinson, Catalogue, no. 429: acquired in Rome, 1890); according to MFA Annual Report for 1890: found at Sta. Maria di Capua; anonymous gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA, November 4, 1890

Credit Line

Anonymous gift