Black-glazed Kantharos

Greek
4th century B.C.


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. with handles 0.143 m.

Accession Number

58.1299

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Glaze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Probably Attic. Heavy double rim, deep body, small foot; upswung handles bent in towards rim. Reserved line around stem; on floor, four linked palmettes stamped inside band of rouletting.
Note on card: handle broken

Provenance

By date unknown: Horace L. Mayer Collection; November 13, 1958: loaned to MFA by Horace L. Mayer (as 122.58); gift of Horace L. Mayer to MFA, December 11, 1958

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer