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Oinochoe

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Swan on each side of which a cock with wings raised. Rosettes in Field.

Provenance

By 1892: with Thomas B. Clarke, 22 East 35th Street, New York (said to have been brought to the United States by the late Henri de Morgan); purchased from Thomas B. Clarke by Grenville H. Norcross, December 12, 1892; gift of Grenville H. Norcross to MFA, January 6, 1927

Credit Line

Gift of Grenville H. Norcross

Greek, 7th century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Corinth, Corinthia, Greece

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 554.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.228 H. 0.171 D.

Accession Number

27.3

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels