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Jug. Spherical body, tilted spout. Knobs on side of neck. Decoration, careless horizontal bands and spirals, buff on reddish brown ground. About half the vase is lacking.


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, Early Minoan III Period, about 2200–2000 B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 022.


Height: 19.9 cm (7 13/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Ceramic, White-on-dark ware


The Ancient World