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Cup

Cup with flat base; conical lower body and vertical walls separated by ridge; slightly flaring rim. Vertical high-swung handle with supporting strut. Burnished brown to black slip.

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

1995.826

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Advanced Impasto Ware

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels