Miniature two-handled jar (amphoriskos)
Archaic or Classical Period
5th century B.C.
Height: 7.0 cm (2 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Evanthea and Leo Condakes Gallery (Gallery 113A)
Amphoriskos. Fluted, with zig-zag pattern of dark blue, turquoise, and yellow glass.
From a collection formed in Egypt in the early 20th century, probably by Reginald Godfrey Peckitt, Esq, formerly of the Egyptian State Railways; by 1961: Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt Collection, 1826 24th Street, N.W., Washington 8, D.C.; gift of Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt to MFA, December 13, 1961
Gift of Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt