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Drinking cup (kylix)

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Interior: Pigeon (?) cock (?) with head turned back.

Provenance

By 1924: with E. P. Warren ( (according to a January 26, 1925, letter from Frank Gearing with the following provenance provided by Warren: from Selinus); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren for $ 2,000.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 24.449 -24.453)

Credit Line

Cornelia Prime Lowell Fund

Greek, Archaic Period, 550–525 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Catalogue Raisonné

CVA Boston 2, pl. 095, 5-6.

Dimensions

8 cm (3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.452

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels