This ceremonial drinking vessel is shaped in the form of a human fist with a procession of musicians in relief along the cuff.
November 16, 1976, sold by Mohamed Yeganeh, London, to Landon Clay, Boston; 1977, lent by Landon Clay to the MFA; 2004, year-end gift of Landon and Lavinia Clay to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 23, 2005)
Gift of Landon T. and Lavinia Clay in honor of Malcolm Rogers
Near Eastern, Anatolian, Hittite, Hittite New Kingdom, reign of Tudhaliya III, 14th century B.C.