Miniature oinochoe, or chous

Greek
Classical Period
about 420–410 B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Dimensions

9.3 cm (3 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

10.182

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

On View

Greek Classical Gallery (Gallery 215B)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small oinochoë with globular body and trefoil mouth.
A small nude boy holding out his hand to a deer. A wreath on the neck. no data.. Shape Description:

Provenance

By 1897: Somzée Collection; by 1910: with E. P. Warren; purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, June 2, 1910, for $4,000.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 10.159-10.230)

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund and Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution