Shallow dish with ring base

Greek, East Greek
Archaic Period
580–560 B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Miletus

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 292.

Dimensions

Diameter: 32.6cm (12 13/16in.); height: 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

99.507

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

On View

Evanthea and Leo Condakes Gallery (Gallery 113A)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Floral decoration.
Rim cut out on opposite sides like edge of Boiotian shield.

Provenance

By date unknown: W. H. Forman Collection; inherited from him by Mrs. Burt and then, about 1889, by A. H. Browne; by 1899: with Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge, 13 Wellington Street, Strand, London W.C., England, auction of the Forman Collection, June 19-22, lot 268 (probably from Rhodes); by 1899: with E. P. Warren; purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, 1899, for $ 32,500.00 (this is the total price for MFA 99.338-99.542)

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund