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Undecorated save for incised lines around the umbilicus and the outer side of the rim. Rough blue-green patina. Found with spoon fragment (96.672), cymbals (96.670) and cradle (96.671).

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: All [MFA 96.670a-b, 96.671, 96.672, 96.673] said to have come from the same tomb at Palaeopolis.); gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA, 1896

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren

Greek, Classical Period, about late 5th century B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 453.

Dimensions

Diameter: 11.8 cm (4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

96.673

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels