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Brownish glaze, decorated with reeding above and below, a band of wave pattern in yellow, and under the lip an ivy pattern in yellow. ITALIAN VASE PAINTING in ITALY, #133 (01.8121) Possibly connects with the Group of Lecce 1047D (Webster) Early 3rd century B.C. Shape: A large cup, deep,...

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Provenance

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

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, South Italian, Early Hellenistic Period, Early 3rd century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Apulia, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Vase-Painting in Italy (MFA), no. 133.

Dimensions

17.9 cm (7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.8121

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Gnathian Ware

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels