Oinochoe

Italic, Etruscan


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 627.

Dimensions

18 cm (7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.297

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Clay of firm texture, black, polished. Decorated with two zones of impressed animals, details incised, separated by double incised lines; upper zone, three Pegasi with incurved wings, lower zone, four seated lions with women’s heads.
Elliptical body, low spreading base, small neck, lip, and handle missing.

Provenance

By 1919: Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson Collection (said to be from Perugia); gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson to MFA, 1919

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson