Oinochoe

Italic, Etruscan
5th century B.C.


Dimensions

29.2 cm (11 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

58.1295

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Figure

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Upper part, handle and base black-glazed; around body, reserved zone with black palmettes drawn in very linear fashion.
Pattern beaked oinochoe. Abbreviated beak with thickened rim; sloping handle, base cylindrical, flat-bottomed.

Provenance

By date unknown: Horace L. Mayer Collection; November 13, 1958: loaned to MFA by Horace L. Mayer (as 118.58); gift of Horace L. Mayer to MFA, December 11, 1958

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer