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Drinking cup (skyphos)

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Skyphos with two reflex handle. Interior: lines, band of dots, bands of reserve. Exterior: Lines, dotted lozenge chain, lines. Between handles: hatched meander flanked by vertical lines. Below that, more lines. Vertical lines on reflex handles.

Provenance

By 1882: Edward Robinson Collection (according to his Catalogue of Greek, Etruscan and Roman Vases, no. 7: purchased in Athens in 1882); gift of Edward Robinson to MFA, February 10, 1892

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Robinson

Greek, Late Geometric Period, 750–740 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 275.

Dimensions

8 cm (3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

92.2600

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels