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Oinochoe (modern decoration)

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Light slip; lotus-buds and blossoms and lines in brown. Decoration modern.

Provenance

By date unknown: with General Luigi Palma di Cesnola (from Cyprus); May 16, 1872: purchased by MFA from General Luigi Palma di Cesnola for $ 1,704.39 (this figure is the total price for MFA 72.1-72.473 and 72.4871-72.4900)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by subscription

Cypriote, Cypro-Archaic II Period, 600–475 B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 189.

Dimensions

Height: 12.2 cm (4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

72.109

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, White Painted V Ware

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels