about late 5th century B.C.
Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens
9.6 cm (3 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ceramic, Red Figure
Not On View
Fragment. Cybele on a lion. She wears a flowered chiton and a decorated himation. Wreath, necklace and bracelet in relief. Free style.
By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: bought from a Greek dealer in Greece, 1901); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, June 2, 1910, for $4,000.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 10.159-10.230)
Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund and Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution