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Bright red clay, without decoration. From the middle rises a handle, terminating in three volutes. Some pieces missing.

Provenance

By 1875: in a public collection in Chiusi; sold at public sale in Florence to J. J. Dixwell; gift of J. J. Dixwell to MFA, March 1876

Credit Line

Gift of J. J. Dixwell

Italic, Etruscan,

Dimensions

10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

76.243

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels