Drinking cup (kylix)
Early Classical Period
about 480 B.C.
Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens
Caskey-Beazley, Attic Vase Paintings (MFA), no. 128.
Height: 7.3 cm (2 7/8 in.); diameter: 19.8 cm (7 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ceramic, Red Figure
Interior: Nude youth washing at a laver. Repaired with slight restorations.
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]: Orvieto); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund