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Drinking cup (kylix) fragment

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Fine buff clay with degenerate octopus design and circle of dots in brown.

Provenance

By 1885: Edward Robinson Collection (picked up by him at Mycenae in the spring of 1885); gift of Edward Robinson to MFA, January 1891

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Robinson

Early Aegean, Helladic, Bronze Age, Late Helladic III Period,

Findspot

Mycenae, Argolid, Greece

Dimensions

6.9 x 8.2 cm (2 11/16 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

91.274

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels