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Stamnos

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Stamnos and cover. This lid fits 91.227 and is switched now (7/28/65) (a) Stamnos Side A: Two satyrs and two maenads. Side B: Dionysos, two maenads and a satyr. (b) Cover. Two bands of conventional decoration.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA, November 1891

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren

Greek, Early Classical Period, about 470–460 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Dimensions

Height: 37.1 cm (14 5/8 in.); diameter: 31.2 cm (12 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

91.226a-b

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels