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The ornament of a large amphora-cover. Fragment in the form of a cock. Hole beneath tail. Crest and tip of tail missing. Incised feathers on throat, wings, tail. Small knobs for the eyes

Provenance

By 1880: H. P. Kidder Collection (said to be from Chiusi); gift of H. P. Kidder to MFA, October 21, 1880

Credit Line

Gift of H. P. Kidder

Italic, Etruscan,

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 678.

Dimensions

11.3 x 11 cm (4 7/16 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

80.604

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Bucchero

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels