Oinochoe

Cypriote
Cypro-geometric I Period
about 1050–950 B.C.


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 221.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.168 H. 0.111 D.

Accession Number

72.126

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Slip ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Red clay, originally colored brown. Sides fluted. Foot restored.

Provenance

By date unknown: with General Luigi Palma di Cesnola (from Cyprus); May 16, 1872: purchased by MFA from General Luigi Palma di Cesnola for
$ 1,704.39 (this figure is the total price for MFA 72.1-72.473 and 72.4871-72.4900)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by subscription