6th century B.C.
Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 660.
31.5 cm (12 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ovoid body with small foot, trefoil mouth, and narrow neck. On the mouth, small knobs with ram’s horns. Around the shoulder are stamped rosettes; below a band of lions and horsemen, alternating. On the handle a dog, couchant. Considerably patched. Apparently only a small part is genuine.
Alfred Greenough (b. 1843/44 - d. 1884), Milton, MA; 1884, by inheritance to his uncle, Charles H. Parker (b. 1817/18 - d. 1908); 1908, bequest of Charles H. Parker to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 14, 1908)
Bequest from Charles H. Parker