User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Drinking cup (kylix)

Start collecting

Interior: A bearded warrior running to left looking back. He carries a round shield on which is a ship'spoon in black. Inscribed (add Greek) Exterior: Palmettes at either side of the handles, and between them on each side a pair of eyes. Between the eyes A: a nude youth in a...

Show Full Description

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Greek, Late Archaic Period, about 520–510 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Accession Number

13.83

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels