Pitcher

Greek
Late Geometric II Period
735–700 B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 268.

Dimensions

Height: 16.1 cm (6 5/16 in.); diameter: 8.1 cm (3 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.8049

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Hatched triangles on trefoil mouth; dotted diamonds, hatched meander and dotted diamonds on neck. On shoulder, band of hatched triangles. Band of hatching, dotted diamonds, hatched triangles and band of vertical zig-zags on body. Dots on handle.
Handle replaced.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought from Rhousopoulos & marked by him as from the Dipylon); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund