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Decorated with rays, stripes and checker-board patterns on body; birds (2) flank spiral and zigzag "flowers" on shoulder.

Provenance

By date unknown before 1966: Alice Walton Collection; by 1966: Mrs. Leo H. Dworsky Collection (loaned to MFA, Sept. 8, 1966 as 558.66); gift to MFA from Mrs. Suzanne R. Dworsky, December 20, 1978

Credit Line

Gift of Suzanne R. Dworsky

Greek, Proto-Corinthian Period, about 700–680 B.C.?

Place of Manufacture

Corinth, Corinthia, Greece

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H.: 0.07 m.

Accession Number

1978.645

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels