Drinking cup (kylix)
Early Aegean, Helladic
Bronze Age, Late Helladic III A:2 Period
about 1375–1350 B.C.
Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 074.
Height: 11.1 cm (4 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Buff clay and red slip, light chestnut paint. Decorated with boukephalon between deer’s heads. Cracked and repaired. Late Helladic IIIA:2? Furumark type 257.
By 1901: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Paris from a Greek dealer, who said it was from Amorgos); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund