Sarcophagus rim with animals and warriors

Greek
about 530–500 B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Asia Minor, Klazomenai

Dimensions

Length: 2.16 m. width at top 1.11 m width at foot 0.88 m.

Accession Number

04.285

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coffins and sarcophagi

Sarcophagus from Clazomenae. Ornament painted on the rim in the usual technique: zones of animals, warriors, etc. Missing: undecorated parts.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, 1904

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund