Fragment of drinking cup (kylix)

Greek
Late Archaic Period
about 500 B.C.
Manner of the Euergides Painter


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Dimensions

Width: 7 cm (2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2001.171

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

On View

Greek Archaic Gallery (Gallery 113)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Interior of fragmentary cup, with scene of a dog scratching himself.

Provenance

By date unknown: Dr. Jacob Hirsch Collection; by 1964: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; loaned to MFA by Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III, August 17, 1964 (loan number 151.64); gift to MFA from Cornelius C. Vermeule III, March 21, 2001, in memory of Emily Dickinson Townsend Vermeule

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Emily Dickinson Townsend Vermeule