Boat-shaped dish

Italic, Etruscan
Late Orientalizing
7th century B.C.


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 631.

Dimensions

30.7 cm (12 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.8064

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Bucchero

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Side A: Two horses, on either side a small palm. A fish behind each horse.
Side B: Procession of animals, fishes at each end.
Broken and repaired with restorations on (A) and bottom.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund