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Vase. Ornamented with bands of vertical lines, and diamond pattern. Ring for hanging on each side; one is broken; top rim broken.

Provenance

By date unknown: with General Luigi Palma di Cesnola (from Cyprus); May 16, 1872: purchased by MFA from General Luigi Palma di Cesnola for $ 1,704.39 (this figure is the total price for MFA 72.1-72.473 and 72.4871-72.4900)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by subscription

Cypriote, Bronze Age, Late Cypriote Period,

Dimensions

15.3 cm (6 in.)

Accession Number

72.355

Medium or Technique

Alabaster

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels