Dish, shallow

Italic, Etruscan


Findspot: Vulci

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 438.

Dimensions

Height: 5.7 cm (2 1/4 in.); diameter: 25.3 cm (9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.906

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Brownish-yellow clay, brown decorations; hands, splashes on rim, clusters of short pointed lines outside.
Two small handles.

Provenance

By 1889: Prince Torlonia Collection (excavated at Vulci, 1889: Gsell, Fouilles de Vulci, tomb no. XLIX); by date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: [one of the] Contents incomplete of an early VIth Cent tomb at Vulci [containing MFA vases 98.901-909, 912-914, 916, 920]); 1898: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 69,618.13 (this figure is the total price for MFA 98.641-98.940)

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund