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Above foot a band of rays; then a band of "sickle ornament", a band of diagonal lines, a space decorated with small crosses, and another band of diagonals. On shoulder: Side A: Two horses pursued by hound. Side B: Alternating palmettes and lotos. Neck decorated with (A) meander and (B)...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. S. T. Morse

Greek, East Greek,

Place of Manufacture

Rhodes, Greece

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 298.

Dimensions

32.1 cm (12 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

03.87

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, (Samian ?);"Fikellura"

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels