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Drinking cup (kylix)

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Interior: A Silenos with rhyton and wine-skin. "Kalos P+" in retrograde (Kalos p+). Exterior Side A: Three nude women holding himatia and boots. Between two of them a tree. Exterior Side B: Two nude and one draped woman; between two of them a Doric column. Greek inscription 'Kalos' (KALOS)...

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Inscription

Interior: ΚΑLΟSΠ+ retrograde Exterior Side B: KALOS Edge: nonesense inscriptions

Provenance

By 1910: with Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 8, 1910

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel D. Warren in the name of Samuel D. Warren

Greek, Classical Period, about 470–460 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Catalogue Raisonné

Caskey-Beazley, Attic Vase Paintings (MFA), no. 153.

Dimensions

Height: 10.4 cm (4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

10.572

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels