Fragment from shoulder of a mixing bowl (column-krater)

Greek
Early Classical Period
about 460 B.C.
the Agrigento Painter


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Dimensions

11.5 cm (4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

10.188

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bald headed, wreathed slave bearing a table. Borders, above and at right side.
Preserved: the head and shoulders, the table and the left hand.
(A): (Herakles and Busiris).

Provenance

By 1901: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: bought in Rome, 1901); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, June 2, 1910, for $4,000.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 10.159-10.230)

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund and Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution