Stamnos

Greek
the Danae Painter


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Dimensions

23.4 cm (9 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

90.159

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Side A: Satyr dancing, followed by maenad with thyrsos, and a second satyr playing double flute.
Side B: Three maidens; one holds a torch, the second dances, the third starts away. Surface entirely painted over. Repainting removed 1916.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to MFA Annual Report for 1890: from Ruvo); anonymous gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA, November 4, 1890

Credit Line

Anonymous gift