Skyphos

Greek
Early Classical Period
470–460 B.C.
The Euaichme Painter


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Dimensions

Height: 17.9 cm (7 1/16 in.); diameter 21.5 (8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.8097

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

On View

Gallery 212A-B

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Side A: Aktor with staff, looking towards a woman with a child, Astyoche.
Side B: Nestor putting on a greave, and Euaichme with a shield, holding out a helmet. Side B. much injured.

Provenance

By date unknown: Alfred Bourguignon Collection; by 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: bought privately from the collection of Alfred Bourguignon.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund