User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Bowl, two handled

Start collecting

Villanovan Ware (Bucchero). One handle gone, and vase cracked.

Provenance

By 1888: with Jandolo (said to be from a grave found in 1888 on the Esquiline); purchased by R. Lanciani from Jandolo; purchased by MFA from R. Lanciani, 1888, for $493.92 (this figure is the total price of MFA 88.538–88.644 and 89.9–89.31)

Credit Line

Benjamin Pierce Cheney Donation

Italic,

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 599.

Dimensions

10.7 cm (4 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

88.553

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels