Askos

Italic, Etruscan
Republican Period
late 3rd or early 2nd century B.C.
The Ruvfies Group (220–180 B.C.)


Place of Manufacture: Central Italy, Lazio, Vulci

Dimensions

15.7 x 21 cm (6 3/16 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

80.587

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Light colored clay with red glaze. On handle remains of an illegible stamped inscription. Possible reconstruction Pultucesi (retrograde).

Provenance

By date unknown: H. P. Kidder Collection; gift of H. P. Kidder to MFA, October 21, 1880

Credit Line

Gift of H. P. Kidder