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Drinking cup (kylix)

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Decoration painted in red. Interior: Nude youth standing, holding a flat basket. Exterior: Design has two figures on each side, palmettes etc. largely obliterated. Partially restored. ITALIAN VASE PAINTING in ITALY, #157 (76.239) Kylix Probably Faliscan Attributed to the Sokra...

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Provenance

By 1875: in a public collection in Chiusi; sold at public sale in Florence to J. J. Dixwell; gift of J. J. Dixwell to MFA, March 1876

Credit Line

Gift of J. J. Dixwell

Italic, Latin, Faliscan, Classical Period, 375–350 B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Vase-Painting in Italy (MFA), no. 157.

Dimensions

8.8 cm (3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

76.239

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels