Ring Aryballos

Greek
mid-6th century B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Boiotia

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 420.

Dimensions

9 x 7.5 x 3 cm (3 9/16 x 2 15/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.301

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Clay pale red. Decoration in thin black and dull purple: zigzags, network, pendant loops, concentric lines, and fern pattern(?).
Body a square tube in form of ring. Neck, lip, and end of handle perhaps from another vase.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson