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Elaborate geometric decoration in dull black. Double jar with basket handle.

Provenance

By 1876: Thomas G. Appleton Collection (purchased from Alessandro Castellani and said to be from Canosa); gift of Thomas G. Appleton to MFA, 1876

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas Gold Appleton

Italic, Apulian, Daunian, Hellenistic Period, Late 4th century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Apulia, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 698.

Dimensions

14.4 cm (5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

76.38

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels