Drinking cup (kylix)

Greek
Archaic Period
about 540 B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Catalogue Raisonné

CVA Boston 2, pl. 091, 1-3.

Dimensions

Height: 13.5 cm (5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

64.700

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Figure

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Side A: head and shoulders of a woman to r., fillet in hair, chiton in red (Imitation inscription)
Side B: As previous.
Broken and mended. Foot broken off and rejoined with bronze pin.

Lip-cup

Provenance

By date unknown: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., May 13, 1964

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900, by exchange and Gift of Cornelius C. Vermeule III