Part of a bowl

Greek


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis; Place of Manufacture: Greece, Chios

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 340.

Accession Number

09.210

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Decorations, brownish red on buff ground. Added white and incised details. Interior two circles of godroon pattern. Avove these, a frieze of orientalizing animals. Than a band with imbrications. Exterior, a godroon pattern at the foot. Above it a zone of animals. Four pieces put together. Thick ware.

Provenance

By date unknown: Joseph Lindon Smith collection; gift of Joseph Lindon Smith to MFA, June 24, 1909

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph Lindon Smith