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An "Oriental Artemis" standing profile to right, each hand grasping a swan by the neck. S. L. 74.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: said to have come from Cervetri); 1895: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 29,857.37 (this figure is the total price for MFA 95.9-95.174)

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund

Greek,

Place of Manufacture

Corinth, Corinthia, Greece

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 451.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.065 H. 0.042 D.

Accession Number

95.174

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels