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Ointment-vase, plastic

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In shape of boar's head. Clay yellow, details painted in red. Holes in ears for suspension. Repaired.

Provenance

By 1896: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Thebes 1896); 1898: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 69,618.13 (this figure is the total price for MFA 98.641-98.940)

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek,

Place of Manufacture

Corinth, Corinthia, Greece

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 402.

Dimensions

7.5 cm (2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.911

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels