User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Amphora

Start collecting

The style is debased. It has twisted handles and decorations in relief. The bottom is footed. The base is flat. It is broken into eight fragments.

Credit Line

Gift of Theodore M. Davis

Egyptian, Greco-Roman Period, 332 B.C.–A.D. 476

Dimensions

Height: 13.2 cm (5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

05.87

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Glaze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels