Athenian red figure vase fragment

Greek
Classical Period
about 410 B.C.
Manner of the Meidias Painter


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Dimensions

Width: 4.5 (1 3/4in.); depth: 5.8 cm (2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

03.857

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bell krater or calyx krater fragment. Part of head of seated woman, behind whom is another using a tympanon as a mirror. Inscribed: under tambourine (add Greek)
Part of a head of a seated woman, behind whom is another using a tympanon as a mirror.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900