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Athenian red figure vase fragment

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Bell krater or calyx krater fragment. Part of head of seated woman, behind whom is another using a tympanon as a mirror. Inscribed: under tambourine (add Greek) Part of a head of a seated woman, behind whom is another using a tympanon as a mirror.

Provenance

By 1903: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Athens.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, March 24, 1903

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900

Greek, Classical Period, about 410 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Dimensions

Width: 4.5 (1 3/4in.); depth: 5.8 cm (2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

03.857

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels