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High-handled drinking cup (kantharos)

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Condtion: Repaired with slight restoration.

Inscription

"Kalos"

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's reords: From Tanagra); 1898: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 69,618.13 (this figure is the total price for MFA 98.641-98.940)

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Early Classical Period, about 480–470 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Dimensions

Height: 17.2 cm (6 3/4 in.); diameter: 10.8 cm (4 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.928

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels