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Villanovan Ware (Bucchero). Around shoulder are three bosses.

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. 598.

Dimensions

4.6 cm (1 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

88.554

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels