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Two-handled jar (amphora)

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Only body of vase preserved. Side A: Dionysos seated with Seilenos kneeling before him. Side B: A woman facing another seated draped figure.

Provenance

By 1903: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Rome (Hartwig).); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, March 24, 1903

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900

Greek, Archaic Period, about 525 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Catalogue Raisonné

Caskey-Beazley, Attic Vase Paintings (MFA), no. 116.

Dimensions

Height: 13.5 cm (5 5/16 in.); diameter: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

03.790

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels