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Five zones: (1) lion and bull, (2) lion and human headed bird, (3) lion and goat, (4) lion, deer, and owl, (5) lion and goat. Design considerably effaced.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Henry P. Kidder

Greek,

Place of Manufacture

Corinth, Corinthia, Greece

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 489.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.215 H. 0.05 D.

Accession Number

80.564

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels