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Spherical Vase

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Varies in color from brown to dingy black. Rudely incised decoration. Side A: Warrior between two winged horses. Side B: A bird. A large piece replaced with slight restoration.

Provenance

By 1901: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Rome.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Italic, Etruscan, Archaic Period, 6th century B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 630.

Dimensions

19 cm (7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

01.8063

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Impasto

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels