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Drinking cup (kylix)

Front and back: three dancing Komasts. Floral ornament beneath the handles


By 1990: with Sotheby's, 1334 York Avenue, New York, 10021 (Antiquities Sale 6046, June 20, 1990, lot 10); purchased by MFA at Sotheby's auction; accessioned June 27, 1990

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Greek, Archaic Period, about 585–570 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Figure


The Ancient World