Fragment of psykter

Greek


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Dimensions

15.2 cm (6 in.)

Accession Number

80.636

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment from the shoulder of a large vase (psykter). Chipped. Black glaze with tongue pattern at top. Lower right corner tip of decorative band visible.

Provenance

By 1880: Thomas Davidson Collection (picked up by him in Athens, in the ruins of the first Parthenon); gift of Thomas Davidson to MFA, December 20, 1880

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas Davidson