Vase, sculptural

Italic, Etruscan
Archaic Period
6th century B.C.


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 676.

Dimensions

Height x length: 12.5 x 10 cm (4 15/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

80.603

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Bucchero

On View

Conservation on View: Etruscan Sarcophagi (Gallery 117)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of vase in the form of a cock. The ornament was part of a large amphora-cover.

Provenance

By 1880: H. P. Kidder Collection (said to be from Chiusi); gift of H. P. Kidder to MFA, October 21, 1880

Credit Line

Gift of H. P. Kidder