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Spherical vase with vertical loop handles

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Near the handles a small pointed boss on each side. Clay, red. Decorations, bands of red. Rude execution. Handles attached to top of shoulder, from which they rise vertically.

Provenance

By 1877: W. S. Bigelow Collection (loaned to MFA in 1877); gift of W. S. Bigelow to MFA, Jan. 2, 1913

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Italic, Etruscan?,

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 706.

Dimensions

12.5 cm (4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.85

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels