Covered footed bowl with lid (exaleiptron)
about 520 B.C.
Possibly made by Lysiades
Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens
Medium or Technique
Ceramic, Black Figure
Not On View
Main body is unglazed, decorated with four thin relief bands with closely spaced tiny black dots. Stem is black-glazed, with three narrow red lines.
b. Cover with black-glazed knob has two relief lines.
By 1899: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Paris. We know it came from Eretria.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, 1899, for $ 32,500.00 (this is the total price for MFA 99.338-99.542)
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund