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One handle. White slip. Decoration in brown paint, a band around the rim composed of two stripes within which is a checker board pattern. Vertical bands of similar design on body. From Cyprus: Cesnola.

Provenance

By date unknown: the Misses Norton Collection (according to MFA archival card: From Cyprus: Cesnola); gift of the Misses Norton to MFA, August 15, 1912

Credit Line

Gift of the Misses Norton

Cypriote, Bronze Age, Late Cypriote II Period, about 1400–1300 B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 140.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.10 H. 0.16 D.

Accession Number

12.776

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, White Slip Iware

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels