Pitcher (olpe) without handle

Greek
Hellenistic Period


Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 445.

Dimensions

Height: 17.5 cm (6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.1110

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Lip, body and foot are undecorated. Form and profile are elegant in a simple way. Green and blue patina, encrusted.

Provenance

By date unknown: Francis B. Sayre Collection; gift of Francis B. Sayre to MFA, June 12, 1947

Credit Line

Gift of Francis B. Sayre