Skyphos

Italic, Etruscan


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 577.

Dimensions

21.3 cm (8 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

76.240

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Figure

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Two horizontal ring handles near the edge. Decorations in black on pale yellow painted ground. At the top, reversing spirals attached to a wavy line. Scroll, large vine, and wave maeander. Colors retouched.

Provenance

By 1875: in a public collection in Chiusi; sold at public sale in Florence to J. J. Dixwell; gift of J. J. Dixwell to MFA, March 1876

Credit Line

Gift of J. J. Dixwell