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Brownish-black on buff. Body decoration in three zones: widely spaced rays below guilloche pattern which encircles the center, and alternating light and dark tongues above around the upper root of the striped, bipartite handle; foot decorated with dark bands of various widths. Depressed...

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Provenance

By 1972: with Mohammad Yeganeh, Gallery of Greek and Roman and Byzantine Art, Telemannstrasse 5, 6000 Frankfurt-Main, Germany; purchased by MFA from Mohammad Yeganeh, December 13, 1972

Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund

Greek, East Greek, Orientalizing Period, Late 7th–6th century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

West Anatolia

Dimensions

Height: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.) diameter of body: 13 cm

Accession Number

1972.997

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels