Wine cup (skyphos) with Goddess emerging between two Pans
about 450 B.C.
The Penthesilea Painter
Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens
Caskey-Beazley, Attic Vase Paintings (MFA), no. 100.
Height: 23 cm (9 1/16 in.); diameter: 23 cm (9 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ceramic, Red Figure
Not On View
Side A: Goddess emerging between two Pans.
Side B: Similarly dressed female with thyrsos and kantharos between two dancing Pans. Repaired on side A.
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
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund