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Jug. Small base, large mouth, vertical handle. Decoration geometric, white on black slip on upper part. Lower part shows buff clay. Broken and put together. About half the vase is missing.

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, January 14, 1909

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker

Early Aegean, Minoan, Bronze Age, Early Minoan III Period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 024.

Dimensions

13.5 cm (5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.34

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, White on Dark Ware

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels