Hellenistic II Period
about 150–50 B.C.
Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 228.
Legacy dimension: 0.056 H. 0.119 D.
Medium or Technique
Ceramic, glazed painted ware
Not On View
Pale clay, black glaze; interior has two circles composed of white dots between incised parallel lines.
By date unknown: with General Luigi Palma di Cesnola (from Cyprus); May 16, 1872: purchased by MFA from General Luigi Palma di Cesnola for
$ 1,704.39 (this figure is the total price for MFA 72.1-72.473 and 72.4871-72.4900)
Museum purchase with funds donated by subscription