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Ape seated with a vase between its knees. Made of thin clay covered with pale green enamel.

Provenance

By 1901: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Pozzuoli: said to be from Cumae from the same tomb as [01.8175a-e].); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, East Greek, 6th century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Rhodes, Greece

Dimensions

7.8 cm (3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7918

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels