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High-beaked pitcher

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High-beaked pitcher. Ridge at the neck. Decoration horizontal bands and a design of two perpendicular fringed strokes occurring thrice. Brown paint with added white.

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, Late Minoan I A Period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 063.

Dimensions

30.5 cm (12 in.)

Accession Number

09.565

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels