Drinking cup (kylix)

Greek
Archaic Period
about 585–570 B.C.
The KY Painter


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Dimensions

8.6 x 18.5 cm (3 3/8 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1990.318

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Figure

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Front and back: three dancing Komasts. Floral ornament beneath the handles

Provenance

By 1990: with Sotheby's, 1334 York Avenue, New York, 10021 (Antiquities Sale 6046, June 20, 1990, lot 10); purchased by MFA at Sotheby's auction; accessioned June 27, 1990

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund