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Kylix

Rounded bowl with flared edge and a slight foot. Loop handles are attached to the body. Yellow clay, painted black on the inside. Outside, black at neck and base; in the middle a frieze of swans, rudely drawn in red and black, with incised lines. Above and below this, red and white bands....

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Provenance

By 1877: W. S. Bigelow Collection (from Italy; loaned to MFA [loan 116, Big. 25]); gift of W. S. Bigelow to MFA, Jan. 2, 1913

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Italic, Etruscan, Archaic Period, 6th century B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 492.

Accession Number

13.72

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels