Drinking cup (kylix)

Greek
Archaic Period
about 540 B.C.
Potter The Xenokles Painter


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Catalogue Raisonné

CVA Boston 2, pl. 093, 5; 094, 3-4.

Dimensions

13.8 cm (5 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

62.615

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Figure

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragments of a lip-cup, signed by Tleson the son of Nearchos as Potter.
(add Greek)
Palmettes under surviving handle.
Interior: two reserved, concentric circles in center.
(Fell to pieces along old cracks on July 29, 1987)

Provenance

According to CVA Boston 2: from Vulci; by date unknown: Christoph Clairmont Collection; by 1962: gift of Christoph Clairmont to Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA,

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III