Two-handled jar (amphora) with cover depicting the harnessing of a chariot
about 540 B.C.
Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens
CVA Boston 1, pl. 29-32.
Height: 52.5 cm (20 11/16 in.); diameter 37.3 cm (14 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ceramic, black-figure technique
Greek Archaic Gallery (Gallery 113)
By 1889: with Pio Marinangeli, Rome (said to have been found at Corneto); March 1889: purchased by R. Lanciani from Pio Marinangeli; purchased by MFA from R. Lanciani, 1889
Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution