Wine cup (skyphos) with Goddess emerging between two Pans

Greek
Classical Period
about 450 B.C.
The Penthesilea Painter


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Catalogue Raisonné

Caskey-Beazley, Attic Vase Paintings (MFA), no. 100.

Dimensions

Height: 23 cm (9 1/16 in.); diameter: 23 cm (9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.8032

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Side A: Goddess emerging between two Pans.
Side B: Similarly dressed female with thyrsos and kantharos between two dancing Pans. Repaired on side A.

Provenance

By date unknown: Alfred Bourguignon collection; by 1901: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: bought privately from the collection of Alfred Bourguignon. Bourguignon's label [on the vase to indicate provenience]: Vico Equense); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund