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Deep conical bowl with two horizontal handles. Buff clay; brown paint. Brown band on rim and below five hook-shaped schematic motifs on body; brown band around base.

Provenance

By date unknown: Prof. Hans Erlenmeyer Collection, Basel, Switzerland; by date unknown: Dr. and Mrs. Jerome M. Eisenberg Collection; gift of Dr. and Mrs. Jerome M. Eisenberg to MFA, October 24, 1990

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Jerome M. Eisenberg

Early Aegean, Minoan, Bronze Age, Late Minoan III B Period,

Dimensions

9.5 cm (3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1990.516

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

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