7th century B.C.
Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 434.
22.2 cm (8 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Plump body, conical neck, trefoil mouth. The handle projects from the mouth and has a broken ladder pattern. Buff clay, zones of brick red, on some of which are purple bands. On the main zone incised pairs of concentric semi-circles; dots of yellowish white. On the shoulder, tongues in groups of seven.
By 1903: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: The following objects [MFA 03.805-03.833, 03.836-03.837, 03.906] were found in one cemetery in Campania.); (according to Fairbanks, Catalogue: [03.805-03.808] were found together . . . in a cemetery near Suessola); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, March 24, 1903
Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900