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High-beaked jar

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High-beaked jar. Beak broken off and attached. Cracked and a piece broken out of body. Red slip.

Provenance

According to Fairbanks, Catalogue: from Mochlos, 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, December 29, 1909

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker

Early Aegean, Minoan, Bronze Age, Early Minoan II Period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 005.

Dimensions

17.2 cm (6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

09.547

Medium or Technique

Ceramic; Vasiliki Ware

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels