Cup

Greek
Geometric Period


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 273.

Dimensions

Height: 9.7 cm (3 13/16 in.); diameter: 10.1 cm (4 in.)

Accession Number

03.775

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Zone of long-necked birds to left. Lines and interlaced zig-zags.
One-handled cup. Concave sides. Dipylon.

Provenance

By 1903: with Edward Perry Warren ([one of a group of eleven Dipylon vases 03.772-03.782] according to Warren's records: Bt. in Paris. All the Dipylon vases were said to have been found together, and were certainly found in Athens. [Also in Warren's records is the following note]: "I had seen them in a garden in Athens." J.M. [John Marshall]); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, March 24,1903

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900