Two-handled jar (amphora)

Greek
Archaic Period
about 525 B.C.
Three-line Group


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Catalogue Raisonné

Caskey-Beazley, Attic Vase Paintings (MFA), no. 116.

Dimensions

Height: 13.5 cm (5 5/16 in.); diameter: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

03.790

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Only body of vase preserved.
Side A: Dionysos seated with Seilenos kneeling before him.
Side B: A woman facing another seated draped figure.

Provenance

By 1903: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Rome (Hartwig).); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, March 24, 1903

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900