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Aryballos

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Ribbed horizontally. Around body lines of red, painted, and rows of white dots; around mouth a broad red band. Otherwise undecorated. Lip partly restored.

Provenance

gift of Henry P. Kidder to MFA, October 21, 1880

Credit Line

Gift of H. P. Kidder

Greek,

Place of Manufacture

Laconia, Greece

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 419.

Dimensions

6.8 cm (2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

80.570

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels