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Trefoil mouth, strap handle with a vertical circle attachment decorated with an impressed rosette at the top. Primitive tongue pattern on shoulder. Dog couchant on handle.

Provenance

By 1875: in a public collection in Chiusi; sold at public sale in Florence to J. J. Dixwell (said to be from Chiusi); gift of J. J. Dixwell to MFA, March 1876

Credit Line

Gift of J. J. Dixwell

Italic, Etruscan,

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 658.

Dimensions

32 cm (12 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

76.225

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Bucchero

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels