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Four-handled storage jar

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Flaring rim, round body, flat base, two horizontal handles at mid-section and two on shoulder. Reddish-brown paint covers body, neck, lip and interior of upper neck.

Provenance

By 1991: Dr. and Mrs. Jerome M. Eisenberg Collection (according to their deed of gift: from the area of Patras); gift of Dr. and Mrs. Jerome M. Eisenberg to MFA, February 27, 1991

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Jerome M. Eisenberg

Early Aegean, Helladic, Bronze Age, Late Helladic III C Period, 1230–1150 B.C.

Dimensions

34 x 35 cm (13 3/8 x 13 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1991.92

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels