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Decorations, brownish red on buff ground. Added white and incised details. Interior two circles of godroon pattern. Avove these, a frieze of orientalizing animals. Than a band with imbrications. Exterior, a godroon pattern at the foot. Above it a zone of animals. Four pieces put together....

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Provenance

By date unknown: Joseph Lindon Smith collection; gift of Joseph Lindon Smith to MFA, June 24, 1909

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph Lindon Smith

Greek,

Place of Manufacture

Chios, Greece

Findspot

Naukratis, Egypt

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 340.

Accession Number

09.210

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels