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Brazier

Decorated with a face at each corner; one leg broken; much mended. The legs are decorated with veritcal grooves. Four legs and two handles.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of J. J. Dixwell

Italic, Etruscan, Late Orientalizing Period, Late 7th century B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 675.1.

Accession Number

76.226

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Bucchero

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels