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Polychrome Skylla askos from Canosa (3)

Polychrome Skylla askos from Canosa (3)

This vessel, found in a tomb, has an open bottom.
South Italian/Italic, Early Hellenistic period, ca. 300 BCE. Attributed to the Group of the Skylla Askoi.
Said to be from the Italic city of Canosa/Canusium (and almost certainly made there), Apulia, Italy (Pleiades; PECS-Perseus).

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund, 1899: 99.541
More info on museum's website.

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Photo taken @ Boston on 26 October 2015 (© diffendale / Flickr)

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