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Fragment from shoulder of a mixing bowl (column-krater)

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Bald headed, wreathed slave bearing a table. Borders, above and at right side. Preserved: the head and shoulders, the table and the left hand. (A): (Herakles and Busiris).

Provenance

By 1901: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: bought in Rome, 1901); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, June 2, 1910, for $4,000.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 10.159-10.230)

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund and Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, Early Classical Period, about 460 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Dimensions

11.5 cm (4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

10.188

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels