Oinochoe

Italic, Etruscan
Archaic Period
End of 6th century B.C.


Dimensions

27.7 cm (10 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.64

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Figure

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Later Black Figure style. Three male figures standing talking to one another. The middle one bearded, wearing an ivy wreath and holding a wine cup. Red used in details. On the front of the neck a lotus-palmette chain. Considerably restored; the entire surface painted over.
N.B. Young says there is a good deal of restoration and repaint.

Provenance

First loaned in 1877

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection