Skyphos

Greco-Roman


Dimensions

Height:5.5 cm (2 3/16 in.); diameter: 6.7 cm (2 5/8 in.).

Accession Number

50.2288

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Lead-glazed Ware. Creamy-white glaze inside and out. Very small cup with rounded sides and ring handles. molded decoration: in handle-zone wave-pattern; below, very long rays.

Provenance

By date unknown: Charles Bain Hoyt Collection (according to his associate Burdon-Muller, the Hoyt "Greek & Roman glass and lead-glazed vases were all purchased from Kelekian and Kouchakji in New York"; bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt to MFA, May 11, 1950

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt