Two-handled jar (belly amphora)

Greek
Late Archaic Period
about 510–500 B.C.
Edinburgh Painter


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Catalogue Raisonné

CVA Boston 1, pl. 10.

Dimensions

Height: 47.5 cm (18 11/16 in.); diameter: 30 cm (11 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

89.256

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Figure

On View

Greek Archaic Gallery (Gallery 113)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Condition: Examined by Mr. Young Jan. 1964 and found to be mostly modern.

Provenance

By 1889: with Pio Marinangeli, Rome (MFA Register of Pottery: from Corneto Tarquinia); March 1889: purchased by R. Lanciani from Pio Marinangeli; purchased by MFA from R. Lanciani, 1889

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution