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Pale gray-yellow clay. Decoration in black glaze and added red. Three zones separated by groups of horizontal lines: (1) four swans, (2) two boars and stag, (3) boar, lion, and bull. Italo-Corinthian

Provenance

gift of Henry P. Kidder to MFA, October 21, 1880

Credit Line

Gift of H. P. Kidder

Italic, Etruscan,

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 486.

Dimensions

24.7 cm (9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

80.611

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels