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Two-handled dish

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Swinging handles of flaring, nearly rectangular shape are attached beneath the rim, which has nice projections ending in knobs and a raised lip. Much corroded and encrusted. Two holes in bowl. Crusty green patina.

Provenance

Until 1884: Alfred Greenough Collection; 1884: inherited by his uncle, Charles H. Parker; bequest of Charles H. Parker to MFA, May 14, 1908

Credit Line

Bequest from Charles H. Parker

Greco-Roman,

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 473; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 125 (additional published references).

Dimensions

Height: 8 cm (3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

08.247

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels