Two handled bowl

6th century B.C.


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 531.

Dimensions

13 cm (5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

97.363

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Boiotian; Geometric; Interior: Two bands of animals in silhouette (1) scorpion, swan, boar, horse, (2) dogs pursuing a hare.
Exterior: Eagles, flying, three in one panel, two in separate panels.
Base restored.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Athens.); 1897: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 25,000.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 97.285-97.442 and 97.1104)

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund