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Ram-Jug

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Reddish paint with cream-colored spots over body, and handle in stripes. Mouth forms round spout, hole in back. Loop handle from it to tail. Curling horns applied separately around upright ears. Handle and tail once broken and mended.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Peter Vitalis; purchased by MFA from Peter Vitalis, October 11, 1967

Credit Line

Edwin E. Jack Fund

Greek, 7th century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Boiotia, Greece

Dimensions

12.3 x 14 cm (4 13/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

67.918

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels