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Oinochoë

Greek, East Greek
Archaic or Early Classical Period
525–475 B.C.


Catalogue Raisonné

Ancient Glass (MFA), no. 05.

Dimensions

Height: 11 cm (4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

99.445

Medium or Technique

Glass

On View

Evanthea and Leo Condakes Gallery (Gallery 113A)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Sides ribbed; ground opaque white, body covered with chevrons of deep blue. Small pieces missing; repaired. Probably Rhodes.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Greece.); 1899: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 32,500.00 (this is the total price for MFA 99.338-99.542)

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund