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In form of leopard. Circles painted on it. Was attached to a vase cover.

Provenance

By 1901: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Athens: said (& truly) from Thebes.); purchased for MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Corinthian style, 6th century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Thebes, Boiotia, Greece

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 535.

Dimensions

8.6 x 10.7 cm (3 3/8 x 4 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.8055

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels