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Glaze orange red. Side A: Two men bartering fawn and rabbit. Side B: Two men and a boy.

Provenance

By date unknown: Thomas G. Appleton Collection (according to E. Robinson, Catalogue of Greek, Etruscan and Roman Vases, no. 332: Purchased by him of Alessandro Castellani. Said to have been found at Cerveteri.); gift of Thomas Gold Appleton to MFA, 1876

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas Gold Appleton

Italic, Etruscan, Archaic Period, 550–500 B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 550.

Dimensions

24.9 cm (9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

76.39

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels