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Boat-shaped dish

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Side A: Two horses, on either side a small palm. A fish behind each horse. Side B: Procession of animals, fishes at each end. Broken and repaired with restorations on (A) and bottom.

Provenance

By 1901: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Rome.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Italic, Etruscan, Late Orientalizing, 7th century B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 631.

Dimensions

30.7 cm (12 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.8064

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Bucchero

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels