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Vase, sculptural

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Fragment of vase in the form of a cock. The ornament was part of a large amphora-cover.

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, Archaic Period, 6th century B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 676.

Dimensions

Height x length: 12.5 x 10 cm (4 15/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

80.603

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Bucchero

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels