User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Floral attachment

Start collecting

In center of interior an Eros in relief, surrounded by six pointed leaves radiating. Phiale

Provenance

By 1886: Estate of Alfred Greenough; 1886: Gift of the Estate of Alfred Greenough, Charles H. Parker, Executor; December 1886

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection

Modern, Hellenistic Period,

Dimensions

Diameter: 15.4 cm (6 1/16 in.); height: 2.9 cm (1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

86.154

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels