Double jar

Italic, Apulian, Daunian
Hellenistic Period
Late 4th century B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Italy, Apulia

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 698.

Dimensions

14.4 cm (5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

76.38

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

On View

Conservation on View: Etruscan Sarcophagi (Gallery 117)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Elaborate geometric decoration in dull black. Double jar with basket handle.

Provenance

By 1876: Thomas G. Appleton Collection (purchased from Alessandro Castellani and said to be from Canosa); gift of Thomas G. Appleton to MFA, 1876

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas Gold Appleton