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Amphora

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Horizontal lines, drawn with a blunt tool, divide the shoulder into four bands which are filled with incised lines and stamped designs, the principal band having a row of horses.. Oval in shape, with a foot and vertical handles on the shoulder. The rim is vertical, without a lip.

Provenance

By 1877: W. S. Bigelow Collection (loaned to MFA, 1877); gift of W. S. Bigelow to MFA, Jan. 2, 1913

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Italic, Etruscan,

Dimensions

28.6 cm (11 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.77

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels