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Fragment of drinking cup (kylix)

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Interior of fragmentary cup, with scene of a dog scratching himself.

Provenance

By date unknown: Dr. Jacob Hirsch Collection; by 1964: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; loaned to MFA by Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III, August 17, 1964 (loan number 151.64); gift to MFA from Cornelius C. Vermeule III, March 21, 2001, in memory of Emily Dickinson Townsend Vermeule

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Emily Dickinson Townsend Vermeule

Greek, Late Archaic Period, about 500 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Dimensions

Width: 7 cm (2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2001.171

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels