Perfume vase (aryballos) in the shape of an African head
Greek, East Greek
6th century B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis
Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 504.
4.6 cm (1 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Evanthea and Leo Condakes Gallery (Gallery 113A)
Head of an African. Now pale blue.
By 1903: with Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from
Edward Perry Warren, March 24, 1903
Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900