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Goblet-shaped vase

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Crenulated edges; four archaic masks on sides; Medusa-like monsters on stem; lion masks on the foot.

Provenance

Said to be from Chiusi; by 1880: H. P. Kidder Collection; gift of H. P. Kidder to MFA, October 21, 1880

Credit Line

Gift of Henry P. Kidder

Italic, Etruscan, Archaic Period, 6th century B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 652.

Dimensions

Height: 21 cm (8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

80.536

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Bucchero

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels