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Villanovan Ware (Bucchero). Rim raised on one side into a handle, perforated by a small hole.

Provenance

By 1888: with Augusto Alberici (said to be from a tomb on the slope of Monte Cucco); April 14, 1888: purchased by R. Lanciani from Augusto Alberici; purchased by MFA from R. Lanciani, 1888, for $493.92 (this figure is the total price of MFA 88.538–88.644 and 89.9–89.31)

Credit Line

Benjamin Pierce Cheney Donation

Italic,

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 585.

Dimensions

4.7 cm (1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

88.545

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels