Jug

Italic, Apulian, Daunian
Daunian II
550–400 B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Italy, Apulia

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 697.

Dimensions

6 cm (2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

76.37

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

On View

Conservation on View: Etruscan Sarcophagi (Gallery 117)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

An ornament ending in a ram’s head attached to one side; a nozzle to the other. Geometric decoration in red and brown. Jug, squat, with high handle.

Provenance

By 1876: Thomas G. Appleton Collection (purchased from Alessandro Castellani and said to be from Canosa); gift of Thomas G. Appleton to MFA, 1876

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas Gold Appleton