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Miniature oinochoe, or chous

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Small oinochoë with globular body and trefoil mouth. A small nude boy holding out his hand to a deer. A wreath on the neck. no data.. Shape Description:

Provenance

By 1897: Somzée Collection; by 1910: with E. P. Warren; purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, June 2, 1910, for $4,000.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 10.159-10.230)

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund and Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, Classical Period, about 420–410 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Dimensions

9.3 cm (3 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

10.182

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels