Foot of a two-handled jar (amphora)
Greek, East Greek
about 510 B.C.
Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 420; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 124 (additional published references).
Diameter of foot: 13.5 cm (5 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The foot is profiled as follows: fillet, cyma reversa, and rolled fillet. Green patina; cleaned.
By date unknown: Herbert Hoffmann Collection (said to have been found at Miletus); gift of Herbert Hoffmann to MFA, November 14, 1962
Gift of Herbert Hoffmann