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Decoration in brown; bands and long rays. Shallow bowl, four small horizontal handles at rim, rests on tall foot.

Provenance

By 1903: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: The following objects [MFA 03.805-03.833, 03.836-03.837, 03.906] were found in one cemetery in Campania.); (according to Fairbanks, Catalogue: [03.805-03.808] were found together . . . in a cemetery near Suessola); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, March 24, 1903

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900

Italic, Geometric Period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 432.

Dimensions

16 cm (6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

03.806

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels