Spherical Vase

Italic, Etruscan
Archaic Period
6th century B.C.


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 630.

Dimensions

19 cm (7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

01.8063

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Impasto

On View

Conservation on View: Etruscan Sarcophagi (Gallery 117)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Varies in color from brown to dingy black. Rudely incised decoration.
Side A: Warrior between two winged horses.
Side B: A bird. A large piece replaced with slight restoration.

Provenance

By 1901: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Rome.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund