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Amphora

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Side A: Bearded male head, profile to right. Side B: Female head with sakkos, profile to left. Both heads in outline.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: From the Bourguignon Sale lot 408. Marked in B's hand S. Maria ?); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, South Italian, Archaic Period, Late 6th or early 5th century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Campania, Italy

Dimensions

19.7 cm (7 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.8084

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels