"Messapian trozella". Decorated with a broad band, divided in compartments, decorated with birds, rosettes, and geometric devices. Red is used freely. Cream-colored slip. Amphora-shaped vase with angular handles. The handles have flat disks at the bottom and top angle.
By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Brindisi.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund
Italic, Native Apulian, Messapian, Archaic Period, late 6th–5th century B.C.