Gourd-shaped vase

Italic, Etruscan


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 689.

Dimensions

Height: 17.3 cm (6 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.8134

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Bucchero

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Probably had three long necks of which one, a tube with a goat’s head at the top and two legs below it, remains. About lower half of body incised lines radiate from the bottom. Badly broken. Fragmentary.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Rome.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund