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Cup

Cup with raised flat base; conical lower body; vertical walls rising above ridge; slightly flaring lip. Two vertical handles, with horned projection near lip, from rim to ridge. One small protrusion on each side at ridge; incised oblique lines on ridge. On walls, incised connected loops above...

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Provenance

By 1993: with Edoardo Almagià, 136 East 56th Street, New York, NY 10022 (said to have been purchased in Basel); February 15, 1995: purchased by Jonathan Kagan and Sallie Fried from Edoardo Almagià; gift of Jonathan Kagan and Sallie Fried to MFA, accessioned January 24, 1996

Credit Line

Gift of Jonathan Kagan and Sallie Fried in memory of Strabo CDX

Italic, Latin, Latial, 7th century B.C.

Accession Number

1995.822

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Advanced Impasto Ware

Collections

The Ancient World

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