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Two handled pot: kantharos (of Perseus type)

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Black glaze; stamped decorations. A. Hermes, Perseus, Athena. B. Fallen Medusa and two Gorgons. Broken and restored. Labelled Vico Equino.

Provenance

By date unknown: Alfred Bourguignon Collection; by 1901: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought privately from the collection of Alfred Bourguignon.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Hellenistic Period, 4th century B.C.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.12 H. 0.12 D.

Accession Number

01.8023

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels