Drinking cup (kylix) fragments

Greek
Late Archaic Period
about 510 B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Accession Number

1971.675

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Six fragments.

Interior: Bearded man (Poseidon), seated on stool, holds trident in right hand, fish in left. He looks back over his right shoulder. Dilute glaze for drapery folds, inner fin of fish, thin band in hair. Inscribed: (add Greek) [Pedieus kalos]
Restored at Research Laboratory

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; loaned by Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, November 12, 1965 (219.65); gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, December 8, 1971

Credit Line

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