Requires Photography

Kantharos

Italic, Etruscan
Late Orientalizing Period
7th century B.C.


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 638.

Dimensions

15 cm (5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.198

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Bucchero

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Body with straight sides spreading upwards from a slightly hollowed bottom. A pair of incised lines around the rim, short diagonal lines around body. High foot spreading at bottom. Two high strap handles.

Provenance

By 1898: Dr. William Sturgis Bigelow, Boston; gift of Dr. W. S. Bigelow to MFA, June 1898

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection