Cup

Italic


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 592.

Dimensions

4.5 cm (1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

88.538

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Bucchero

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Color now brown. A small piece chipped from the edge.

Villanovan Ware

Provenance

By 1888: with Alessandro Fausti (said to be from a tomb on the slope of Monte Cucco); purchased by R. Lanciani from Alessandro Fausti; purchased by MFA from R. Lanciani, 1888, for $493.92 (this figure is the total price of MFA 88.538–88.644 and 89.9–89.31)

Credit Line

Benjamin Pierce Cheney Donation