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Hatched triangles on trefoil mouth; dotted diamonds, hatched meander and dotted diamonds on neck. On shoulder, band of hatched triangles. Band of hatching, dotted diamonds, hatched triangles and band of vertical zig-zags on body. Dots on handle. Handle replaced.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought from Rhousopoulos & marked by him as from the Dipylon); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Late Geometric II Period, 735–700 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 268.

Dimensions

Height: 16.1 cm (6 5/16 in.); diameter: 8.1 cm (3 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.8049

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels