User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Skyphos

Start collecting

Red Laurel wreath around the rim. Band of hatching near the bottom.

Provenance

By date unknown: Thomas G. Appleton Collection (purchased from Alessandro Castellani and said to be from Capua); gift of Thomas G. Appleton to MFA, 1876

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas Gold Appleton

Greek, Classical Period,

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Dimensions

9.7 cm (3 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

76.49

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure Pattern

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels