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Drinking cup (kylix)

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Tondo from a kylix, edges trimmed. Bearded man with cloak and staff squatting right; in left hand a stone (?) (add Greek).

Provenance

By date unknown: Edward Perry Warren Collection (according to his records: from Orvieto); 1908: gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA; accessioned 1910

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren

Greek, Late Archaic Period, about 510–500 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Accession Number

RES.08.31b

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels