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Int. and ext. black glazed, except bottom of exterior, which has a red band with radiating black lines. On one side the owner's name. Rim slightly chipped.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Athens.); 1897: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 25,000.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 97.285-97.442 and 97.1104)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales

Accession Number

97.373

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, with black glaze with red decoration

Collections

The Ancient World

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Vessels