Fragments (thurible)

Greek
Archaic Period


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Dimensions

4.9 cm (1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.08.31i

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Figure

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Solid cylinder tapering slightly upwards; at top narrow projecting rim, painted purple. Below rim, band of inverted rays.
Two groups showing man and youth; a fifth figure carrying dead fox (?) on stick over shoulder.

Provenance

By 1899: with Edward Perry Warren (according to his records: bought in Athens, 1899); 1908: gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA; accessioned 1910

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren