Perfume jar in the shape of a sandalled right foot
mid 6th century B.C.
Place of Manufacture: Greece, Boiotia
Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 536.
7.4 x 9 cm (2 15/16 x 3 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Straps and ornaments painted in dark brown. On sole incised inscription. Toes missing.. In form of foot with sandal.
By 1896: with Edward Perry Warren (according to his records: bought in Thebes, Feb. 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)
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund