Drinking cup (kylix)

Early Aegean, Helladic
Bronze Age, Late Helladic III A:2 Period
about 1375–1350 B.C.


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 074.

Dimensions

Height: 11.1 cm (4 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

01.8042

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Buff clay and red slip, light chestnut paint. Decorated with boukephalon between deer’s heads. Cracked and repaired. Late Helladic IIIA:2? Furumark type 257.

Provenance

By 1901: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Paris from a Greek dealer, who said it was from Amorgos); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund