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Large star-shaped design of lotus-buds etc. in red.

Provenance

By 1882: Edward Robinson Collection (purchased in Athens in 1882); gift of Edward Robinson to MFA, February 10, 1892

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Robinson

Greek, Late Corinthian Period, about 550 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Corinth, Corinthia, Greece

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 455.

Dimensions

7.1 cm (2 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

92.2604

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels