Requires Photography

Brazier

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 675.1.

Dimensions

15 x 24 x 40.4 cm (5 7/8 x 9 7/16 x 15 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

76.226

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Bucchero

On View

Conservation on View: Etruscan Sarcophagi (Gallery 117)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Decorated with a face at each corner; one leg broken; much mended. The legs are decorated with veritcal grooves. Four legs and two handles.

Provenance

By 1875: in a public collection in Chiusi; sold at public sale in Florence to J. J. Dixwell (said to be from Chiusi); gift of J. J. Dixwell to MFA, March 1876

Credit Line

Gift of J. J. Dixwell