Drinking cup (kylix) with a satyr and a maenad

Greek
Archaic Period
545–540 B.C.
the Oakeshott Painter


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Catalogue Raisonné

CVA Boston 2, pl. 090, 1-2.

Dimensions

Height: 14.3 cm (5 5/8 in.); diameter: 22.7 cm (8 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.1052

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Figure

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Lip cup.
Tondo: satyr and maenad dancing. Border of enclosed tongues.
Exterior: plain. Broken and mended.

Provenance

By 1969: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr. (said to be from Etruria); September 23, 1969: purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr.

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund