Olpe

Greek
4th century B.C. (?)


Dimensions

9 cm (3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

95.833

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Numerous traces of gilding.
Handle “tied in knot”. Ribbed.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales Collection (according to MFA file card: bought in Naples for $ 5.00); dates unknown: on loan to MFA (Robinson catalogue, no. 457); gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales to MFA, March 28, 1895

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales