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Amphora with wavy handles

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Provenance

Between 1961 and 1965: acquired in Jerusalem by George Papadopoulos (b. 1913 - d. 2000), Switzerland; by descent within his family; 2002: sold by the family of George Papadopoulos to Michael G. Petropoulos, Galerie Rhéa, Zurich; 2011: sold by the Galerie Rhéa to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 21, 2011)

Credit Line

Florence E. and Horace L. Mayer Fund

Near Eastern, Levantine, Canaanite, Early Bronze Age I, about 3100–2900 B.C.

Dimensions

Height: 22.8 cm (9 in.)

Accession Number

2011.1693

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels