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Bowl

Perforated projection on one side. Red-brown outside, black inside, and around rim. Incised decoration.

Provenance

By date unknown: with General Luigi Palma di Cesnola (from Cyprus) (according to Fairbanks, Catalogue: from Alambra, Cyprus); May 16, 1872: purchased by MFA from General Luigi Palma di Cesnola for $ 1,704.39 (this figure is the total price for MFA 72.1-72.473 and 72.4871-72.4900)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by subscription

Cypriote, Bronze Age, Early Cypriote II Period, about 2100–2000 B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 088.

Accession Number

72.37

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Polished I Ware

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels