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Oval shape, pointed at the ends. The neck rises out of the side. Geometric decoration in black on yellow clay, stripes and concentric circles. From Cyprus: Cesnola.

Provenance

From Cyprus.

Credit Line

Gift of the Misses Norton

Cypriote, Cypro-archiac I–II Period, about 700–475 B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 173.

Dimensions

26.67 cm (10 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

12.778

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, White Painted IV or V Ware

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels