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Oinochoe fragment

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Fragment of an oinochoë. To right of a pedestal on which is a tripod done in relief stands a boy holding a lyre. From the right a youth in a flowered tunic advances toward the tripod.


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, about 410 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece


10.4 cm (4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure


The Ancient World