Trefoil oinochoe

Italic, Etruscan
Late Orientalizing
Late 7th century B.C.


Dimensions

20 cm (7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

65.392

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Bucchero

On View

Conservation on View: Etruscan Sarcophagi (Gallery 117)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Incised decoration; animal frieze as central band (opposed bulls, panther, man with horse, griffin, panther with bird, boar, leopard, ibex, panther). Rays extending from foot, shoulder incised with compass-drawn double semi-circles ending in palmettes. Stemmed rosettes on discs, stippled lines on neck.

Provenance

By 1965: with Petro Hanazoglu; purchased by MFA from Petro Hanazoglu, March 10, 1965

Credit Line

Frederick Brown Fund