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Oinochoe

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A band of lions separated by long pendant-shaped objects, both in relief. Around the neck and below the design, horizontal lines, drawn with a blunt tool. Repaired, and apparently somewhat restored. Trefoil mouth and two discs at the junction of the handle and rim.

Provenance

By 1877: W. S. Bigelow Collection (loaned to MFA in 1877); gift of W. S. Bigelow to MFA, Jan. 2, 1913

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Italic, Etruscan,

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 661.

Dimensions

31 cm (12 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.80

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels