Oinochoe (modern decoration)

Cypriote
Cypro-Archaic II Period
600–475 B.C.


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 189.

Dimensions

Height: 12.2 cm (4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

72.109

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, White Painted V Ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Light slip; lotus-buds and blossoms and lines in brown. Decoration modern.

Provenance

By date unknown: with General Luigi Palma di Cesnola (from Cyprus); May 16, 1872: purchased by MFA from General Luigi Palma di Cesnola for
$ 1,704.39 (this figure is the total price for MFA 72.1-72.473 and 72.4871-72.4900)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by subscription