Water jar (hydria)

Greek
Archaic Period
about 500 B.C.
the Berlin Painter


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Catalogue Raisonné

Caskey-Beazley, Attic Vase Paintings (MFA), no. 123.

Dimensions

Length: 10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

03.843

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

On View

Greek Archaic Gallery (Gallery 113)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

A blond, balding man with a beard faces left, his hand thoughtfully at his chin. He holds a staff and wears a wreath.

Provenance

By 1903: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Naples.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, March 24, 1903

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900