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Fragment of a mixing bowl (krater)

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ITALIAN VASE PAINTING in ITALY, #14 (61.112) Fragment of a Bell-Krater Attributed to the Adolphseck Painter about 380-370 B.C. The concert of Apollo. Zeus is reclining to the left on a groundline of cream-colored dots, his left arm and side preserved. His himation is wrapped around his waist,...

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Provenance

By date unknown: Christoph Clairmont Collection; January 11, 1961: purchased by MFA from Dr. Christoph Clairmont for $ 950.00 (the total price for 61.110-61.113) with funds from the bequest of Miss Grace Nelson (recorded as Bequest of Miss Grace Nelson)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Grace Nelson

Greek, South Italian, Late Classical Period, about 380–370 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Apulia, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Vase-Painting in Italy (MFA), no. 014.

Dimensions

Height x width: 18 x 15 cm (7 1/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

61.112

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels