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Side A: Youth with mantle over legs seated on a white scroll, garland on hair and around neck, a taenia with flowers (?) in each extended hand. Side B: Draped youth seated on a white scroll, a garland on his hair and in right hand; taenia and phiale hanging in field; large palmette under each...

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Provenance

From Paestum (according to Vase-Painting in Italy, p. 181); by date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson to MFA, 1919

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson

Greek, South Italian, Late Classical Period, 350–330 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Paestum, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Vase-Painting in Italy (MFA), no. 102.

Dimensions

20 cm (7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.299

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels