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Round dish with no base

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Thick walls, high corded handles terminate at rim in upright masks with long hair.

Provenance

By 1875: in a public collection in Chiusi; sold at public sale in Florence to J. J. Dixwell (said to be from Chiusi); gift of J. J. Dixwell to MFA, March 1876

Credit Line

Gift of J. J. Dixwell

Italic, Etruscan,

Place of Manufacture

Clusium (Chiusi), Etruria, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 673.

Dimensions

Height: 15.5cm (6 1/8in.) Other (D): 27.4cm (10 13/16in.)

Accession Number

76.198

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Bucchero

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels