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Side A: Aktor with staff, looking towards a woman with a child, Astyoche. Side B: Nestor putting on a greave, and Euaichme with a shield, holding out a helmet. Side B. much injured.

Provenance

By date unknown: Alfred Bourguignon Collection; by 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: bought privately from the collection of Alfred Bourguignon.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek,

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Dimensions

Height: 17.9 cm (7 1/16 in.); diameter 21.5 (8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.8097

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels