H. 17 1/4 in. (43.8 cm)
diameter 5 1/8 in. (13.1 cm)
Rogers Fund, 1912
Not on view
Woman and girl at a tomb
The young woman at right is bringing an alabastron (perfume vase) and a fillet. The added color of her garments is lost. The woman at left may be her mistress, and may be deceased. The stool on top of the grave monument cannot surely be explained.
Said to be from Greece
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1913. "Department of Classical Art: The Accessions of 1912. Vases.." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 8(7): pp. 154, 158, fig. 2.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1913. "Department of Classical Art: Recent Accessions of 1912." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 8(2): p. 29.
Beazley, John D. 1963. Attic Red-figure Vase-painters, Vols. 1 and 2, 2nd ed. p. 1229, no. 26, Oxford: Clarendon Press.