Trefoil oinochoe

Italic, Etruscan
about 600 B.C.


Dimensions

22 cm (8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1974.583

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Incised design in three registers, separated by serrated relief-fillet. Top band (left to right): stag, horse, and snake. Middle band: leopard, stag, horse, and goat. Bottom: triangular “teeth”.

Provenance

Said to be from the Allen Collection, Philadelphia, Pa.; by date unknown: Horace L. Mayer Collection (loaned to MFA by Horace L. Mayer, July 10, 1964, as 101.64); by 1974: Mrs. Horace L. Mayer Collection; gift of Mrs. Horace L. Mayer to MFA, December 27, 1974

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horace L. Mayer