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Jar with looped feet

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Four looped feet and two handles. On each side a conventional bird to right, and a lotus flower growing. Cracked on one side.

Provenance

By 1901: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in London: said from Cyprus); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Cypriote, Cypro-Archaic I Period, about 750–600 B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 188.

Dimensions

Height: 22 cm (8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.8047

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Bichrome IV ware

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels