Two handled pot: kantharos (of Perseus type)

Greek
Hellenistic Period
4th century B.C.


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.12 H. 0.12 D.

Accession Number

01.8023

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Black glaze; stamped decorations. A. Hermes, Perseus, Athena. B. Fallen Medusa and two Gorgons. Broken and restored. Labelled Vico Equino.

Provenance

By date unknown: Alfred Bourguignon Collection; by 1901: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought privately from the collection of Alfred Bourguignon.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund