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Decoration in dark brown and purplish red. Along outer edge a painted Greek inscription. Mouth, neck, and handle missing. Corinthian Style

Inscription

ΜΝΑΣΑLΚΕΡΟΙΕΣΕ

Provenance

By 1899: with E. P. Warren; purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, 1899, for $ 32,500.00 (this is the total price for MFA 99.338-99.542)

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Archaic Period,

Place of Manufacture

Boiotia, Greece

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 538.

Accession Number

99.513

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels