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Spoon

The blade is nearly square with an impressed line around the edge. The handle is round.

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, Archaic Period, 6th century B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 675.3.

Accession Number

76.229

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Bucchero

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels