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Kelebe

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Lower band, lions and goats. Main band: A. Three full armed warriors fighting in presence of horsemen. B. Five horsemen racing to left. Slight restorations. Badly weathered.

Provenance

By date unknown: Alfred Bourguignon collection; by 1901: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: bought privately from the collection of Alfred Bourguignon.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Late Corinthian Period, about 575–550 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Corinth, Corinthia, Greece

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 496.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.395 H. 0.273 D. of mouTH.

Accession Number

01.8040

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels