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Krater fragments

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Rim, neck and shoulder fragments of a column krater are incised with dedicaory inscription to Hera. The fragments join and are decorated with a band of black tongues and a degenerate ivy-vine consisting of horizontal line framed by two rows of dots. a) Add Greek b) Add Greek ...

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Provenance

By 1990: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; gift of Elizabeth and Robert Hecht to MFA, June 27, 1990

Credit Line

Gift of Elizabeth and Robert Hecht

Greek, Classical Period, about 480–450 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Dimensions

12 x 19 cm (4 3/4 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1990.351a-b

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels