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Fragment of a mixing bowl (krater)

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Fragment preserves band of dots at top. Two compass-drawn circles set within square panels; at center of each circle, a hatched eight-petalled flower; dots and dot rosettes in corners of metopes. In between circles, a vertical cross-hatched diamond chain. below, a band of zig-zags and a part of...

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By date unknown before 1966: Alice Walton Collection; by 1966: Mrs. Leo H. Dworsky Collection (loaned to MFA, Sept. 8, 1966 as 552.66); gift to MFA from Mrs. Suzanne R. Dworsky, December 20, 1978

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Gift of Mrs. Suzanne R. Dworsky

Greek, Late Geometric II Period, 735–700 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece


14 x 19 cm (5 1/2 x 7 1/2 in.)

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The Ancient World