Bowl

Italic, Etruscan
Late 7th or early 6th century B.C.


Dimensions

7.5 cm (2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

58.1267

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bright buff clay with red glaze decoration. Exterior entirely glazed; inside reserved except for band at top; rim marked with solid triangles outlined by hatched bands. Rim pierced for suspension.
Rather deep bowl with wide horizontal rim and broad offset foot.

Provenance

By date unknown: Horace L. Mayer Collection; December 27, 1957: loaned to MFA by Horace L. Mayer (as 385.57); gift of Horace L. Mayer to MFA, December 11, 1958

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer