Drinking cup (kylix) fragment

Greek
Archaic Period
about 550–525 B.C.
Possibly by the Phrynos Painter


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Dimensions

Width x length: 7 x 10 cm (2 3/4 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2007.438.8

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Figure

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Three-fourths of one handle. Although it came with fragments 2007.438.1-6, 7, and 9-10, it doesn’t appear to belong with any of them. Believed by the donor to belong to the same cup as MFA fragments 03.855a-b.

Provenance

By date unknown in the 1930s: Martin Robertson Collection (according to his will: bought in Athens in the 30's).

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Martin Robertson