Two-handled jar (amphora)

Greek
Archaic Period
about 520 B.C.
the Euphiletos Painter


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Catalogue Raisonné

CVA Boston 1, pl. 48.

Dimensions

40.2 cm (15 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

86.155

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Figure

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Side A: Departure of a warrior, in a quadriga. Five figures.
Side B: Bacchic scene. In center Dionysos, on each side a satyr and a maenad. Slightly restored.

Provenance

By 1874/5: Lowell D. Allen Collection (said to have been purchased by him in Rome in winter of 1874/5 from a private collection); December 1886: purchased by MFA from Lowell D. Allen for $ 100.00 (this is the total price for MFA 86.155 and 86.156)

Credit Line

Everett Fund