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Behind spout, a strainer. On front of a spout in the form of a comic mask. From the mask rises a hoop handle, at the other end of which is a plastic Herakles. Other painted decoration in yellow, white, and red. VASE PAINTING in ITALY, #110 - (01.8098) Situla Attributed to the Konnakis Group...

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By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Rome.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, South Italian, Late Classical Period, 340–330 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Apulia, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Vase-Painting in Italy (MFA), no. 110.


27 cm (10 5/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Gnathian Ware


The Ancient World