Skyphos

Greek
Early Corinthian Period
625–600 B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Corinth, Corinthia, Greece

Dimensions

Height: 7.1 cm (2 13/16 in.

Accession Number

49.403

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Clay, pale buff. Between handles, net pattern with elaborate star at each end. Main field bordered by double row of dots above, single row below; in this, two lions, two deer, panther and filling rosettes. Below, double rays. On bottom, rosette.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mrs. Orrin W. Mann Collection; gift of Mrs. Orrin W. Mann to MFA, May 12, 1949

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Orrin W. Mann