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Kamares mouth. Decoration in black glaze on buff ground mainly horizontal bands. A wreath below neck. A zone of spirals around upper part of body. Spouted, two-handled jar.

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. 060.

Dimensions

18 cm (7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.563

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels