Water jar (hydria)
about 500 B.C.
the Berlin Painter
Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens
Caskey-Beazley, Attic Vase Paintings (MFA), no. 123.
Length: 10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ceramic, Red Figure
Greek Archaic Gallery (Gallery 113)
A blond, balding man with a beard faces left, his hand thoughtfully at his chin. He holds a staff and wears a wreath.
By 1903: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Naples.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, March 24, 1903
Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900