Vase

Italic, Etruscan
Orientalizing
7th century B.C.


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 581.

Dimensions

Height: 12.8 cm (5 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

08.279

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Bucchero

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Funnel-shaped mouth. Two perforated knobs at the shoulder. A cluster of six spinning-top shaped parts. Around the neck are small concentric circles, incised.

Provenance

Alfred Greenough (b. 1843/44 - d. 1884), Milton, MA; 1884, by inheritance to his uncle, Charles H. Parker (b. 1817/18 - d. 1908); 1908, bequest of Charles H. Parker to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 14, 1908)

Credit Line

Bequest from Charles H. Parker