about late 5th or early 4th century B.C.
Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens
11.3 x 8.9 cm (4 7/16 x 3 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Sculptural vase in the shape of a scallop shell. Trumpet mouth, molded, ridged handles from neck to body of “shell,” all in black glaze. Body and bottom of handles reserved. Rim slightly chipped; chips in glaze.
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