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One handle and a spout at the side. Decoration, spirals and branches, brown buff clay. Broken and put together. Incomplete.

Provenance

According to Fairbanks, Catalogue: from Crete; Sent by the Candia Museum in recognition of a gift from Mrs. T. James Bowlker for the excavations by Richard B. Seager; gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker to MFA, January 14, 1909

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker

Early Aegean, Minoan, Bronze Age, Late Minoan I A Period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 051.

Dimensions

7 cm (2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

09.44

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels