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Amphora-shaped vase

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Decoration incised, and the same on both sides; a double, reversed spiral with a band of curved, parallel lines on each side. Under each handle bands of vertical, curved, parallel lines. Lines of dots on the handle. Repaired with many restorations.


By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Rome.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Italic, Etruscan,

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 685.


16.8 cm (6 5/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Bucchero


The Ancient World