Phiale

Greek
Classical Period
about late 5th century B.C.


Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 453.

Dimensions

Diameter: 11.8 cm (4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

96.673

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Undecorated save for incised lines around the umbilicus and the outer side of the rim. Rough blue-green patina. Found with spoon fragment (96.672), cymbals (96.670) and cradle (96.671).

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: All [MFA 96.670a-b, 96.671, 96.672, 96.673] said to have come from the same tomb at Palaeopolis.); gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA, 1896

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren