Krater

Greek
Possibly by Polygnotos


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Dimensions

14 cm (5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

10.189

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment. Under the rim a leaf pattern. Below this Hermes in chlamys and petasos, to right, his right arm extended behind him, his left hand holding caduceus.

Provenance

By 1910: with E. P. Warren (bought in Rome); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, June 2, 1910, for $4,000.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 10.159-10.230)

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund and Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution