Pelike

Greek
Late Archaic Period
about 500–490 B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Catalogue Raisonné

CVA Boston 2, pl. 059.

Dimensions

28.4 cm (11 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

76.53

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Figure

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Sides A and B: A woman seated on a chair, to right, between two bulls.
Related by Beazley to the Red-Line Painter.

Provenance

By 1866: Alessandro Castellani Collection; by 1876: Thomas G. Appleton Collection (purchased from Alessandro Castellani and said to be from Capua); gift of Thomas G. Appleton to MFA, 1876

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas Gold Appleton