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Beaked oinochoe

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Globular body with very tiny neck and mouth, and small handle. White slip, dull black glaze: triangles and chevrons crosshatched on upper half of body; vertical lines on lower half; handle black, various lines on neck. Mouth chipped.

Provenance

By date unknown: Horace L. Mayer Collection; November 13, 1958: loaned to MFA by Horace L. Mayer (as 107.58); gift of Horace L. Mayer to MFA, December 11, 1958

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer

Cypriote, Bronze Age, Middle Cypriote II-III Period, about 1800–1600 B.C.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 0.148 m.

Accession Number

58.1284

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, White Painted III ware

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels