Amphora

Italic, Native Apulian, Messapian
Classical Period
about 5th century B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Italy, Apulia

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 701.

Dimensions

Height to top of handles: 28.2 cm (11 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

01.8068

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Side A: In panel, two standing draped figures.
Side B: In panel, two cocks. Amphora shaped vase. “Messapian Trozella”

Provenance

By 1901: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: From Egnazia: bought in Brindisi.); purchased for MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund