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Interior: Seated bearded figure looking towards an altar on which sits a cock. Exterior: A and B have the same scene: Youth with head in profile to left looks at a woman who looks to left. Repaired with restorations which destroyed the heads of A and B. VASE PAINTING in ITALY, #165 ...

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By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Rome.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Italic, Latin, Faliscan, Classical Period, 380–360 B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Vase-Painting in Italy (MFA), no. 165.


Height: 8.4 cm (3 5/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure


The Ancient World