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Base-ring ware juglet (bilbil)

Jug. Dull black, with decorations in white lines; one handle; rude work.

Provenance

By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way.

Credit Line

Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way

Cypriote, Bronze Age, Late Cypriot I-II, 1550–1070 B.C.

Accession Number

72.1479

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels