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This deep round vessel has three lug handles of thin bronze rolled into double hollow cylinders, for suspension. It is decorated with a large zigzag pattern in deep incision. Green patina; some encrustation. Partly cleaned and repaired.

Provenance

By date unknown: Richard R. Wagner Collection; gift of Richard R. Wagner to MFA, February 9, 1966

Credit Line

Gift of Richard R. Wagner

Early Aegean, Bronze Age, Early Bronze Age, about 2400 B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 401; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 123 (additional published references).

Dimensions

Height: 15 cm (5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

66.182

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels