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ITALIAN VASE PAINTING in ITALY, #180 (80.575) Duck-Askos Etruscan Last 3rd of 4th century B.C. There are stripes on top of the mouth and head and on the covert feathers; the primary feathers are represented more or less naturalistically. On both necks (i.e., below the head and the mouth) are...

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gift of Henry P. Kidder to MFA, October 21, 1880

Credit Line

Gift of Henry P. Kidder

Italic, Etruscan, Hellenistic Period, 330–300 B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Vase-Painting in Italy (MFA), no. 180.


11.4 x 16 cm (4 1/2 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure


The Ancient World