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Side A: Man setting up an ithyphallic herm of Hermes, bearded, long haired with band around hair. In front of the herm, a low altar, and over it suspended, a votive tablet. Side B: Youth in himation, to left, addressing the god.


By 1912: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: From Suessula.); gift of E. P. Warren to MFA, January 2, 1913

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren

Greek, Classical Period, 440–430 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Catalogue Raisonné

Caskey-Beazley, Attic Vase Paintings (MFA), no. 164.


Height: 17 cm (6 11/16 in.); diameter: 13 cm (5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure


The Ancient World