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Jug in the form of a bird

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Clay pale yellow, wings and feathers drawn in dark brown. Jug, plastic. In form of dove, without base or feet

Provenance

gift of Henry P. Kidder to MFA, October 21, 1880

Credit Line

Gift of H. P. Kidder

Greek, East Greek, 6th century B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 516.

Dimensions

11.5 x 15 cm (4 1/2 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

80.581

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels