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Shallow dish with ring base

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Floral decoration. Rim cut out on opposite sides like edge of Boiotian shield.

Provenance

By date unknown: W. H. Forman Collection; inherited from him by Mrs. Burt and then, about 1889, by A. H. Browne; by 1899: with Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge, 13 Wellington Street, Strand, London W.C., England, auction of the Forman Collection, June 19-22, lot 268 (probably from Rhodes); 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, East Greek, Archaic Period, 580–560 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Miletus

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 292.

Dimensions

Diameter: 32.6cm (12 13/16in.); height: 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

99.507

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels