Greek, East Greek
Place of Manufacture: Ionia, Miletos
Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 290.
Height: 31 cm (12 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Evanthea and Leo Condakes Gallery (Gallery 113A)
From bottom to neck three bands: (1) lotus flowers and buds; (2) dog pursuing six goats; (3) palmettes, griffins, geese and goats. Creamy slip. Handle repaired.
Body flares from base; well-defined shoulder, trefoil mouth.
By date unknown: with E. Simeon of London who said it was found in his own excavations in the island of Rhodes; by date unknown: purchased by Mrs. Samuel Torrey Morse from E. Simeon; gift of Mrs. Samuel Torrey Morse to MFA, January 1903
Gift of Mrs. S. T. Morse