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Hand made. Light buff fabric with decoration in dull brown: Horizontal stripes and two vertical ones on neck; on body, hatched lozenges in vertical rows between pairs of vertical lines.

Provenance

By date unknown: Horace L. Mayer Collection; November 13, 1958: loaned to MFA by Horace L. Mayer (as 108.58); 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. 0.139 m.

Accession Number

58.1285

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, White Painted IV Ware

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels