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"Black polychrome"; surface divided by incised lines into vertical bands; alternate bands left black; the others decorated, in regular succession, with red overcolor or white dots.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mrs. Orrin W. Mann Collection; gift of Mrs. Orrin W. Mann to MFA, May 12, 1949

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Orrin W. Mann

Greek, Early Corinthian Period, 625–600 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Corinth, Corinthia, Greece

Dimensions

6 cm (2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

49.405

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels