Thymiaterion

Italic, Etruscan


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 424.

Dimensions

10.2 cm (4 in.)

Accession Number

12.1177

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Clay pale yellow, decorated with stripes of purple and brown encircling the outside and the rim. Slightly repaired.
Broad base, tall stem and shallow bowl. Italo-Corinthian.

Provenance

By date unknown: Miss Helen Griggs Collection (said to have been acquired in Rome); gift of Miss Helen Griggs to MFA, December 5, 1912

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Helen Griggs