Cup

Italic, Latin
Latial
7th century B.C.


Dimensions

3.7 cm (1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1995.826

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Advanced Impasto Ware

On View

Conservation on View: Etruscan Sarcophagi (Gallery 117)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Cup with flat base; conical lower body and vertical walls separated by ridge; slightly flaring rim. Vertical high-swung handle with supporting strut.
Burnished brown to black slip.

Provenance

By 1993: with Edoardo Almagià, 136 East 56th Street, New York, NY 10022 (said to have been purchased in Basel); February 15, 1995: purchased by Jonathan Kagan and Sallie Fried from Edoardo Almagià; gift of Jonathan Kagan and Sallie Fried to MFA, accessioned January 24, 1996

Credit Line

Gift of Jonathan Kagan and Sallie Fried in memory of Strabo CDX