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ITALIAN VASE PAINTING in ITALY, #143 (58.1268) Plate 4th century B.C., perhaps the 2nd quarter The interior and the upper part of the exterior wall are glazed black. In the center of the interior is a stamped design consisting of a central rosette surrounded by linked palmettes. Around this is...

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By date unknown: Horace L. Mayer Collection; December 27, 1957: loaned to MFA by Horace L. Mayer (as 386.57); gift of Horace L. Mayer to MFA, December 11, 1958

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer

Greek, South Italian, Late Classical Period, 4th century B.C., perhaps the second quarter

Place of Manufacture

Campania, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Vase-Painting in Italy (MFA), no. 143.


Height: 4.1 cm (1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Gnathian Ware


The Ancient World