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Decoration painted in red. Palmettes etc.; a figure on each side. ITALIAN VASE PAINTING in ITALY, #156, (76.236) Skyphos Probably Faliscan Attributed to the Sokra Group 375-350 B.C. The decoration is in added red, with incised details in the figures. On both sides, a draped youth stands to the...

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Provenance

By 1875: in a public collection in Chiusi; sold at public sale in Florence to J. J. Dixwell; gift of J. J. Dixwell to MFA, March 1876

Credit Line

Gift of J. J. Dixwell

Italic, Latin, Faliscan, Classical Period, 375–350 B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Vase-Painting in Italy (MFA), no. 156.

Dimensions

15.3 cm (6 in.)

Accession Number

76.236

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels