Cup or Pyxis
7th century B.C.
12 cm (4 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Conservation on View: Etruscan Sarcophagi (Gallery 117)
Outside decorated with bands above and below, dots and two snakes. The bottom decorated with concentric circles and dots. Colors, three shades of brown on buff. Section missing (break ancient).
Broken and mended.
By date unknown: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr. and George Allen (said to be from Central Italy); gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr. and George Allen to MFA, November 9, 1960
Gift of Messrs. Robert E. Hecht, Jr. and George Allen