about late 5th or early 4th century B.C.
Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens
9.6 x 0.5 cm (3 3/4 x 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Sculptural vase in the shape of an almond. Trumpet mouth, loop handles on each side of narrow neck to shoulder, all in black glaze; almond-shaped body reserved, with little “pick-marks” in surface to resemble almond shell. Intact; black glaze chipped.
By date unknown: Charles Deering Collection; by date unknown: Barbara Deering Danielson Collection; gift of Barbara Deering Danielson to MFA, December 8, 1982
Gift of Barbara Deering Danielson