Stemmed Bowl

Italic, Etruscan
6th century B.C.


Dimensions

11.5 cm (4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

58.1293

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Very shallow bowl with grooved rim, and four female heads with long wigs molded and attached to sides. Very high stem with horizontal grooves; wide flaring foot. Some restoration in plaster.

Provenance

By date unknown: Horace L. Mayer Collection; November 13, 1958: loaned to MFA by Horace L. Mayer (as 116.58); gift of Horace L. Mayer to MFA, December 11, 1958

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer