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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1995.18.60.A-F
Title
Six Fragments of a Black-figure Eye-Cup
Classification
Fragments
Work Type
sherd
Date
c. 530 BCE-520 BCE
Period
Archaic period
Culture
Greek
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/288356
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Terracotta with added red and white, and metallic glaze
Technique
Black-figure
Dimensions
12.2 cm (4 13/16 in.)
Provenance
Dr. J. Robert Guy, Oxford England (?-1994) sold; to Peter Sharrar, New York (1994-1995), sold: to Harvard University Art Museums.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Purchase through the generosity of Jonathan H. Kagan, Mr. and Mrs. Evangelos Karvounis, Ian M. Watson McLaughlin, Nicholas S. Zoullas and the Florence Gould Foundation, and the Alpheus Hyatt Purchasing, Director's Discretionary and Marian H. Phinney Funds
Accession Year
1995
Object Number
1995.18.60.A-F
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Portions of nose and eyes on both sides
Publication History

Aaron J. Paul, "Fragments of Antiquity: Drawing Upon Greek Vases", Harvard University Art Museums Bulletin (Spring 1997), vol. V, no. 2, pp. 7-87, fig. 22

Exhibition History

Fragments of Antiquity: Drawing Upon Greek Vases, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 03/15/1997 - 12/28/1997

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