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Side A: Woman seated to right, holding wreath. Woman, veiled, standing at right extends right hand to her. Bobbin in field behind. Basket on ground between. Side B: Woman standing to left, holding alabastron. Ovolo pattern at neck; chevron groundline. Black-glazed surface pitted and painted in.

Provenance

Said to have been found at Nola in 1879; by date unknown: Dr. Lloyd E. Hawes Collection (bought in Boston); gift of Dr. Lloyd E. Hawes to MFA, December 14, 1960

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Lloyd E. Hawes

Greek, about 465 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Dimensions

23 cm (9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

60.1464

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels