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Drinking cup (kylix) with symposium scenes

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Interior: Man with kylix, youth with oinochoe. Exterior side A: Youth with oinochoe; man with kylix; another youth and a man. Exterior side B: Youth with lyre, man dancing, man with skyphos, youth, man. Injured by breaks. Base does not belong. [Label text]: Painted on this kylix is a typical...

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By 1901: with E. P. Warren (According to Warren's records: Bought by a friend in S. Maria di Capua.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Classical Period, about 450–440 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Catalogue Raisonné

Caskey-Beazley, Attic Vase Paintings (MFA), no. 045.


Overall: 12.3cm (4 13/16in.) Other (H): 30.5cm (12in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure


The Ancient World