Late 7th century B.C.
Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 494.
26.8 cm (10 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Conservation on View: Etruscan Sarcophagi (Gallery 117)
Clay reddish; neck, mouth and handle painted black. Three bands: upper, a lion biting a grazing stag; middle, a geometric pattern of triangles and clusters of dots; lower, lions and stags. Details incised. Colors black and purple. Italo-Corinthian style.
By 1877: W. S. Bigelow Collection (loaned to MFA [loan 116, Big. 24]); gift of W. S. Bigelow to MFA, Jan. 2, 1913
William Sturgis Bigelow Collection