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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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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


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

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World