Ointment-vase, plastic

Greek


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Corinthia, Corinth

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 402.

Dimensions

7.5 cm (2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.911

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

In shape of boar’s head. Clay yellow, details painted in red. Holes in ears for suspension. Repaired.

Provenance

By 1896: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Thebes 1896); 1898: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 69,618.13 (this figure is the total price for MFA 98.641-98.940)

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund