6th century B.C.
Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 629.
14.6 cm (5 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Conservation on View: Etruscan Sarcophagi (Gallery 117)
Incised decoration. On both sides a chimaera with goat’s head, and a second goat’s head rising from the hind quarters. Has wings. Traces of red in incisions. Slightly chipped; one handle restored.
By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Rome, from the same scavi as [01.8124].); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund