Kantharos

Greek
Mid 4th century B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. to rim: 0.10 m., H. to handle top: 0.14 m., D. of rim: 0.091 m.

Accession Number

1982.663

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Glaze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Black glaze cup kantharos. Flaring rim, tall concave neck; pear-shaped, ribbed body; small molded foot; loop handle on each side, rising from shoulder. Broken and mended; some fragments missing; cracks and chips.

Provenance

By date unknown: Charles Deering Collection; by date unknown: Barbara Deering Danielson Collection; gift of Barbara Deering Danielson to MFA, December 8, 1982

Credit Line

Gift of Barbara Deering Danielson