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Jar with three handles

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Ring of dots below neck. Yellow glaze; Spirals on shoulder and arrows; horizontal stripes below, dark brown. Buff clay slip, uplifted base.

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

Early Aegean, Helladic, Bronze Age, Late Helladic III A:2 (e) Period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 148.

Dimensions

11.8 cm (4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

72.77

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels