Stamnos

Greek
Early Classical Period
about 470–460 B.C.
the Berlin Painter


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Dimensions

Height: 37.1 cm (14 5/8 in.); diameter: 31.2 cm (12 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

91.226a-b

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Stamnos and cover. This lid fits 91.227 and is switched now (7/28/65)
(a) Stamnos
Side A: Two satyrs and two maenads.
Side B: Dionysos, two maenads and a satyr.
(b) Cover. Two bands of conventional decoration.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA, November 1891

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren