about 585–570 B.C.
The KX Painter
Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens
Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 561.
Height: 11.2 cm (4 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ceramic, Black Figure
Greek Archaic Gallery (Gallery 113)
Front: pair of confronting lions
Back: lotus and palmette cluster
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Athens.); 1897: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 25,000.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 97.285-97.442 and 97.1104)
Catharine Page Perkins Fund