Near Eastern, Lydian
Place of Manufacture: Lydia; Findspot: Vulci
Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 446.
Height: 11.6 cm (4 9/16 in.); diameter 11.5 cm (4 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Amphora of yellow clay, painted red. Without handles.
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)
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund