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Krater of squat shape

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Projecting ornament with eye and nose, between the handles. Geometric decoration in dark brown and red. Krater of squat shape

Provenance

By 1876: Thomas G. Appleton Collection (purchased from Alessandro Castellani and said to be from Canosa); gift of Thomas G. Appleton to MFA, 1876

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas Gold Appleton

Italic, Apulian, Daunian, Daunian II, 550–400 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Apulia, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 694.

Dimensions

16 cm (6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

76.36

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels