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Side A: A youth and a maiden talking. She holds a pail (?) in her right hand. Side B: Two nude youths. The one on the right advances towards the other, laying one hand upon his shoulders. The second carries a pail (?) Below the pictures a meander. Drawing poor. Painted over. ITALIAN...

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Provenance

1877: loaned to MFA by William Sturgis Bigelow; gift of William Sturgis Bigelow to MFA, January 2, 1913

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Italic, Etruscan, Classical Period, about 390–370 B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Vase-Painting in Italy (MFA), no. 164.

Dimensions

29.2 cm (11 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

13.73

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels