sort by
  • fragments; vases

     (1600 BC)
    Title unavailable: The object name was used instead.
    MinoanH: 5 7/16 in. (13.8 cm)Acquired by Henry Walters, 1929
    This fragment of a vase has incised lines filled with white around figures. Depicted are two boxers and a fragment of a third to the right towards a column.
  • figurines

     (9th-8th century BC)
    Title unavailable: The object name was used instead.
    Greek1 3/4 in. (4.5 cm)Museum purchase, 1955
    Animals were a popular motif in the Geometric period. The image of a wild animal capturing a domestic one, such as a wolf seizing a lamb from the flock, is a typical late Geometric theme.
  • sculptures

     (3000-2000 BC)
    Title unavailable: The object name was used instead.
    GreekH: 4 5/16 in. (11 cm); Base H: 1 1/8 x W: 2 1/4 x D: 1 in. (2.9 x 5.7 x 2.6 cm)Museum purchase with funds provided by the S. and A. P. Fund, 1965
    This prehistoic figure has a long neck with bent arms indicated. The piece has no head, and has been repaired across the neck. The figure is chipped at the edges.