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Fragments of jar, restored. Thin walls, convex sides, large mouth, vertical strap handles. Decoration white and red on a solid black surface, horizontal line and wave pattern.

Provenance

According to Fairbanks, Catalogue: from 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, Middle Minoan II Period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 038.

Accession Number

09.632

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Kamares Ware

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels