Jug

Greek
3rd century B.C.


Dimensions

18.6 cm (7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.889

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Creamy ground. Palmettes, wreaths and spears. Somewhat restored

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to his records: Bought in Athens: said to be from Thebes); 1898: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 69,618.13 (this figure is the total price for MFA 98.641-98.940)

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund