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Drinking cup (kylix)

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A file of three men behind a hoplite engaged in combat. Inscribed: (add Greek)

Provenance

By 1903: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Athens; from Thebes.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, March 24, 1903

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900

Greek, Archaic Period, 575–550 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Catalogue Raisonné

CVA Boston 2, pl. 109, 05.

Dimensions

Depth: 13.5 cm (5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

03.852

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels